Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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.
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.
All warfare is based on deception.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
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.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.