There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
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.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.