There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
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.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war