There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
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.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
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.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
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.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.