There was never a bad peace or a good war.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
All warfare is based on deception.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.