There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
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.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.