When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
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.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
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.
War is over ... If you want it.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.