Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
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.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
All warfare is based on deception.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
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.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
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.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.