When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.