Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
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.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
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.