Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
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.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.