Never was anything great achieved without danger
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
If we don't end war, war will end us.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
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.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.