I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
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.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
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
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
If we don't end war, war will end us.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
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.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
How do you defeat terrorism? Don’t be terrorized.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.