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.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
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.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.