War Quotes

Social engaged intellectuals must accept reality as they found it and shape it toward positive social goals, not stand aside in self - Righteous isolation.
John Dewey
Muriel spark - being over seventy is like being engaged in a...

A state that dwarfs its men in order that they may be more docile instruments in its hands even for beneficial purposes, will find that with small men no great things can really be accomplished.
John Stewart Mills
A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.
Logan Pearsall Smith
The idea of all - Out nuclear war is unsettling.
Walter Goodman
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.
George Eliot

James russell lowell - one thorn of experience is worth a whole...
Franois de salignac de la mothe fenelon - should we feel at times disheartened and...
War can only be abolished by war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.
Mao Tse - Tung
I am about to put foward some major ideas they will be heard and pondered. If not all of them please, surely a few will in some sort, then, I shall have contributed to the progress of our age, and shall be content.
Marquis de Sade
But penance need not be paid in suffering... It can be paid in forward motion. Correcting the mistake is a positive move, a nurturing move.
Barbara Hall, A Summons to New Orleans, 2000
If your house is on fire, warm yourself by it.
Danish prove
Humanity faces a quantum leap forward. It faces the deepest social upheaval and creative restructuring of all time. Without clearly recognizing it, we are engaged in building a remarkable new civilization from the ground up. This is the meaning of the Third Wave.
Alvin Toffle
We have the opportunity to move not only toward the rich society and the powerful society, but upward to the Great Society.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Life is an escalator: You can move forward or backward; you can not remain still.
Patricia Russell - McCloud
I guess each of us, at some time, finds one person with whom we are compelled toward absolute honesty, one person whose good opinion of us becomes a substitute for the broader opinion of the world.
Glen Cook, Shadow Games
Motivation is an external, temporary high that PUSHES you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which PULLS you forward.
Thomas Leonard
Peace is the happy, natural state of man; war corruption, his disgrace.
If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
It is never too late with us, so long as we are aware of our faults and bear them impatiently.
Love is a kind of warfare.
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
Beware of the man whose God is in the skies.
George Bernard Shaw
Beware of the fury of the patient man.
John Dryden
The rewards for those who persevere far exceed the pain that must precede the victory.
Ted W. Engstrom
Even when someone battles hard, there is an equal portion for one who lingers behind, and in the same honor are held both the coward and the brave man; the idle man and he who has done much meet death alike.
Homer, The Iliad
The cowards never start and the weak die along the way.
Kit Carson
Some of the most rewarding and beautiful moments of a friendship happen in the unforeseen open spaces between planned activities. It is important that you allow these spaces to exist.
Christine Leefeldt
Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind.
John F. Kennedy, Speech to UN General Assembly, Sept. 25, 1961
The beauty of a statue is in its outward form; of a man in his conduct.
Happiness is a warm puppy.
Charles M. Schultz, Linus in "Peanuts".
In the midst of hopes and cares, of apprehensions and of disquietude, regard every day that dawns upon you as if it was to be your last then super - Added hours, to the enjoyment of which you had not looked forward, will prove an acceptable boon.
Dick, frankly you do not have the war plan... which makes me quite happy.
Donald Rumsfeld, 1st briefing after "shock and awe" started
For there is no question but a just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a lawful cause of war.
Sir Francis Bacon, Of Empire
We do not keep the outward form of order, where there is deep disorder in the mind.
William Shakespeare
Did you exchange a walk - On part in a war, for a leading role in a cage?
Pink Floyd, song "Wish You Were Here".
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized - - Never knowing.
Jim Rohn
Men grow tired of sleep, love, singing and dancing, sooner than war.
The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just and charitable war.
William Shakespeare
Happiness is not a reward - It is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - It is a result.
Robert Green Ingersoll