To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
War is over ... If you want it.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
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.
All warfare is based on deception.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.