A war between Europeans is a civil war.
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.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
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.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
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.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.