Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
All warfare is based on deception.
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.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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.
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.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
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.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.