War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
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.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem