To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
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.
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.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
How do you defeat terrorism? Don’t be terrorized.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.