There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
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.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
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.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
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.
Never was anything great achieved without danger