There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
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.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
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.
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.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.