The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
All warfare is based on deception.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
War is over ... If you want it.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
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.