War is over ... If you want it.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
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 you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.