Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
War is over ... If you want it.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
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.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.