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.
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.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.