It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
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.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Never was anything great achieved without danger
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.