What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
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.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
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.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
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.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
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.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
All warfare is based on deception.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
War is over ... If you want it.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.