There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
There is nothing worse than aggressive 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.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
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.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
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.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.