I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.