All warfare is based on deception.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
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.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
If we don't end war, war will end us.