If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
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.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
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.
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.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.