Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.