When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
All warfare is based on deception.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
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.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.