Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
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.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.