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.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
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.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.