Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.