The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.