There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
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.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
War is over ... If you want it.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.