When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
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.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.