No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
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.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
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.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.