Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Never was anything great achieved without danger
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
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.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
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.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
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.
War is over ... If you want it.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.