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.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
War is over ... If you want it.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
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.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.