Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
War is over ... If you want it.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
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.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.