A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
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.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
War is over ... If you want it.
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.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.