A war between Europeans is a civil war.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
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 safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.