An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
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.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.