War Quotes

War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory.
Georges Clemenceau
Dan quayle, remarks at arlington national cemetery - make no mistake about it: operation desert storm...

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
Calvin Coolidge
Money is the sinew of love as well as war.
Dr. Thomas Fuller, Gnomologia, 1732
Alexander haig - the warning message we sent the russians was a...
George orwell, polemic, may 1946,

In nature there are neither rewards nor punishment - There are consequences.
Robert G. Ingersoll
The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
Carl Rowen
Virtuous motives, trammeled by inertia and timidity, are no match for armed and resolute wickedness. A sincere love of peace is no excuse for muddling hundreds of millions of humble folk into total war. The cheers of the weak, well - Meaning assemblies soon cease to count. Doom marches on.
Sir Winston Churchill, March 1936, demanding British re - Armament
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality... the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
We all use our imagination every day. However, most of us are unaware that what we envision affects every cell of our bodies and every aspect of our performance.
Marilyn King
Modern war has decimated many a country; but it has always spawned millions of bureaucrats. They fatten on shortages and thrive on trouble. Peace can never offer such opportunities for exercising petty tyrannies, using red tape to regiment the individual and making life generally unpleasant.
Paul Tabori, _The Natural Science of Stupidity_. (New York: ChiltonCompany, 1960), p. 104.
Footfalls echo in the memory Down the passage which we did not take Towards the door we never opened Into the rose - Garden. My words echo Thus, in your mind.
T. S. Eliot
Be sure that it is not you that is mortal, but only your body. For that man whom your outward form reveals is not yourself the spirit is the true self, not that physical figure which and be pointed out by your finger.
Cicero
All my life, affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
George Bernard Shaw
WARNING Humor may be hazardous to your illness.
Ellie Katz
The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.
Albert Einstein, Telegram, 24 May 1946
The longest journey is the journey inward.
Dag Hammarskjold
Economics is war pursued by other means.
Raymond F. DeVoe, Jr.
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
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This was love at first sight, love everlasting a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected - - In so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Thomas Mann
Patience is often merely the guise of Cowardice.
C. Lee Hopkin
Thou art a cat, and a rat, and a coward.
Miguel de Cervantes
Blessedness is not the reward of virtue, but virtue itself; neither do we rejoice therein, because we control our lusts, but contrariwise, because we rejoice therein, we are able to control our lusts.
Baruch Spinoza, The Ethics
In actual life every great enterprise begins with and takes its first forward step in faith.
Friedrich Von Schlegel
A good question is never answered. It is not a bolt to be tightened into place but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed toward the hope of greening the landscape of idea.
John Anthony Ciardi
Cowards die many times before their deathsThe valiant never taste of death but once.
William Shakespeare
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Goethe
Cry Havoc, and let slip the dogs of war.
William Shakespeare
He is a teenager, after all - A strange agent with holes in his jeans, studs in his ear, a tail down his neck, a cap on his head backward.
Ellen Karsh
Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man.
Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Shortly before being shot.
Cowardice asks: Is it safe? Expediency asks: Is it politic? But Conscience asks: Is it right?
William Punshon
Give yourself something to work toward - - Constantly.
Mary Kay Ash
A learned man is an idler who kills time with study. Beware of his false knowledge it is more dangerous than ignorance.
George Bernard Shaw
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
Richard Milhous Nixon
As a rule, software systems do not work well until they have been used, and have failed repeatedly, in real applications.
Dave Parnas
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him. You lift the relationship thereby to a higher level. The best in the other person begins to flow out toward you as your best flows toward him. In the meeting of the best in each a higher unity of understanding is established.
Norman Vincent Peale
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantages of others.
Niccolo Machiavelli
Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gaultie
Programming today is a race between software engineers stirring to build bigger and better idiot - Proof programs, and the universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning.
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