The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
War is over ... If you want it.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
All warfare is based on deception.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
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.
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.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.