It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
All warfare is based on deception.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
War is over ... If you want it.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.