Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
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.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
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.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.