To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
War is over ... If you want it.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars