If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
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.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.