If we don't end war, war will end us.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
War is over ... If you want it.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
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.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
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.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.