Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
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.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Never was anything great achieved without danger