The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
War is over ... If you want it.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.