When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
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.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
War is over ... If you want it.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.