There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
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.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.