Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
All warfare is based on deception.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
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.