Know yourself and you will win all battles.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
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.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
All warfare is based on deception.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.