Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
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.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is enduring
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.
We are better than that Wars that murder our Sons and daughters
Instead, send those Politicians to war to slay the ghosts of men
Then we will applaud those men’s egos
When will they ever learn?