Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
How do you defeat terrorism? Don’t be terrorized.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
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.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.