The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
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.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
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.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
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.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.