When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
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.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
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.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary 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.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.