There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
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.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
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.