When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
All warfare is based on deception.
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.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
A war between Europeans is a civil 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.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
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.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.