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.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.