If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
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.
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.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed