Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
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.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.