When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
If we don't end war, war will end us.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.