Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
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.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
War is over ... If you want it.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
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.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
All warfare is based on deception.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.