All warfare is based on deception.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.