There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
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.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
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.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.