Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
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.
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.
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 safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
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.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.