War Quotes

If peace is equated simply with the absence of war, it can become abject pacifism that turns the world over to the most ruthless.
Henry Kissinge
Swedish prove - when the blind man carries the lame man, both go...

Warning signs that lover is bored: 1. Passionless kisses 2. Frequent sighing 3. Moved, left no forwarding address.
Matt Groening
Beware of the fury of the patient man.
John Dryden
Antoine de saint - exupery - love has taught us that love does not consist in...
Confucius - the superior man acts before he speaks, and...

Sweet is war to those who know it not.
Pinda
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
Karl Kraus
Love and war are the same thing, and stratagems and policy are as allowable in the one as in the others.
Miguel Cerbantes
Keep thy eyes wide open before marriage, and half - Shut afterwards.
Benjamin Franklin
War is always the same. It is young men dying in the fullness of their promise. It is trying to kill a man that you do not even know well enough to hate. Therefore, to know war is to know that there is still madness in the world.
Lyndon B. Johnson
There are three intolerable things in life - Cold coffee, lukewarm champagne, and overexcited women.
Orson Welles
The real hero is always a hero by mistake he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
Umberto Eco
We make war that we may live in peace.
Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics
One kind word can warm three winter months.
Japanese prove
Give yourself something to work toward - - Constantly.
Mary Kay Ash
Whenever you take a step forward you are bound to disturb something. You disturb the air as you go forward, you disturb the dust, the ground.
Indira Ghandi
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, represents, in the final analysis, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
David I do not, for one, think that the problem was that the band was down. I think that the problem *may* have been, that there was a Stonehenge monument on the stage that was in danger of being *crushed* by a *dwarf*. Alright That tended to understate the hugeness of the object.
This Is Spinal Tap
Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.
William S. Gilbert
God has placed in each soul an apostle to lead us upon the illumined path. Yet many seek life from without, unaware that is within them.
Kahlil Gibran
War is the biggest ego trip of all time.
Molly Wiest
Beware of sentimental alliances where the consciousness of good deeds is the only compensation for noble sacrifices.
Otto von Bismarck, Bismarck and the German Empire by Erich Eyck
How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
Spanish Prove
Take the diplomacy out of war and the thing would fall flat in a week.
Will Rogers
Beware the man of one book.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
None but a coward dares to boast that he has never known fear.
Ferdinand Foch
Old age equalizes - we are aware that what is happening to us has happened to untold numbers from the beginning of time. When we are young we act as if we were the first young people in the world.
Jane Harrison
My final warning to you is always pay for your own drinks. All the scandals in the world of politics today have their cause in the despicable habit of swallowing free drinks.
Y. Yakigawa
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.
Rensis Likert
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way.
Bokonon
I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
But what do we mean by the American Revolution Do we mean the American War The revolution was effected before the war commenced. The revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people.
Geoffrey F. Albert
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, Man and Superman, 1903
No matter how long we exist, we have our memories. Points in time which time itself cannot erase. Suffering may distort my backward glances, but even to suffering, some memories will yield nothing of ther beauty or their splendor. Rather they remain as hard as gems.
Anne Rice, "Blood and Gold".
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.
Salvador Dali
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.
Thomas Jefferson
The purpose of all higher education is to make men aware of what was and what is to incite them to probe into what may be. It seeks to teach them to understand, to evaluate, to communicate.
Otto Kleppne
In the modern world, in which thousands of people are dying every hour as a consequence of politics, no writing anywhere can begin to be credible unless it is informed by political awareness and principles. Writers who have neither product utopian trash.
John Berge