There was never a bad peace or a good war.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
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.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.