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.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
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.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.