Either war is obsolete, or men are.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
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.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
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.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
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.