The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
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.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
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 safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.