I know not with what weapons World War 3 will be fought, but World War 4 will be fought with sticks and stones.
War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
There may come a time in our lives when we have to stand up and fight a war. But we can approach even that with peace in our hearts. When we approach it that way, we will fight only to the extent that is necessary. But when we are in anger and hatred, for one injustice we will cause another. This is what is happening in the world today.
The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.
War is when the government tells you who the bad guy is. Revolution is when you decide that for yourself.
Short + War quotes ⇑Short Quotes
If everyone fought for their own convictions there would be no war.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars.
The only good human being is a dead one.
When the rich wage war it's the poor who die.
who wishes to fight must first count the cost
You won't have inner peace until you give up your war against the world.
There is no need for propaganda to be rich in intellectual content.
There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
In wars... fools kill other fools for foolish causes
When diplomacy ends, War begins.
It is time to conquer the world with inclusiveness and generosity, not with wars and brutal power.
Peace + War quotes ⇑Peace Quotes
The soldier, above all other people, prays for peace, for he must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.
later that night i held an atlas in my lap, ran my fingers across the whole world and whispered where does it hurt? it answered everywhere everywhere everywhere.
Peace is not just absence of war, but a cohesive and compassionate existence both within and without.
Even if there is no war, there is no peace in the human mind, there is a war being waged upon yourself within yourself, if that is taken off, there is peace.
All War Quotes ⇑
War must be, while we defend our lives against a destroyer who would devour all; but I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Don't be offended by the words because if you take away the privilege of verbal war, then it'll translate into physical war. This we called a democratic process where it's a constant war of words. We try to establish systems in the world where we could use violence verbally and never pull anybody's hair or head.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
The nuclear arms race is like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three matches, the other with five.
The nations of the world talk about peace only when they are at a disadvantage. When they are at an advantage, they talk about war and aggression.
If you win, you need not have to explain... If you lose, you should not be there to explain!
There are perhaps many causes worth dying for, but to me, certainly, there are none worth killing for.
I will not play at tug o' war. I'd rather play at hug o' war, Where everyone hugs Instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles And rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, And everyone grins, And everyone cuddles, And everyone wins.
We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.
Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood. Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.
You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don't ever count on having both at once.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Supreme excellence consists of breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
War is the most extreme situation that human beings can create by themselves, for other (extreme) things you need nature's help
Every time there is no law in a certain place, every time a war happens; what happens there? Apart from the killing, what happens there is worse than the killing, almost everywhere.
Your opponent should be never unfamiliar to you. You must make him familiar, you must know him better than he knows himself
The art of war is of vital importance to the State. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can on no account be neglected.
The end and object of conquest is to avoid doing the same thing as the conquered.
People who want to marry should first have to learn to control their emotions. Two people placed together in the arena of marriage without this training battle worse than opponents in a World War! Wars, at least, come to an end after a time
War was always here. Before man was, war waited for him. The ultimate trade awaiting its ultimate practitioner.
They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.
In the earlier days of history, kings and leaders went to the battlefield with their men; but today, those who determine that a nation will go to war remain safely behind
Humans are the only animal that blushes, laughs, has religion, wages war, and kisses with lips. So in a way, the more you kiss with lips, the more human you are. And the more you wage war.
My logisticians are a humorless lot ... they know if my campaign fails, they are the first ones I will slay.