I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
War is over ... If you want it.
All warfare is based on deception.
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.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
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.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare