Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
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.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.