Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
War is over ... If you want it.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.