Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
All warfare is based on deception.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.