Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
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.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
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.
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.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.