Either war is obsolete, or men are.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
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.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
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.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
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.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed