Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
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.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
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.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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 safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal