Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
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.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious