When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
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.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
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.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
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.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?