war quotes

War quotes - To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men. Share

“To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men. ”

War quotes - I demolish my bridges behind me - then there is no choice but forward. Share

“I demolish my bridges behind me - then there is no choice but forward.”

War quotes - Never look backwards or you'll fall down the stairs. Share

“Never look backwards or you'll fall down the stairs.”

War quotes - Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war. Share

“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.”

War quotes - I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. Share

“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.”

War quotes - I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones. Share

“I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.”

War quotes - A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him. Share

“A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.”

War quotes - If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favourable reference to the devil in the House of Commons. Share

“If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favourable reference to the devil in the House of Commons.”

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure , the process is its own reward.”

“Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another.”

“When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred.”

War quotes - War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can. Share

“War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can.”

“I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man.”

War quotes - The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see. Share

“The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see. ”

War quotes - The republican is the only form of government which is not eternally at open or secret war with the rights of mankind. Share

“The republican is the only form of government which is not eternally at open or secret war with the rights of mankind.”

War quotes - War is a cowardly escape from the problems of peace. Share

“War is a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.”

War quotes - Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily. Share

“Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.”

“The animal is ignorant of the fact that he knows. The man is aware of the fact that he is ignorant.”

War quotes - Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once. Share

“Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once.”

War quotes - A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights. Share

“A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.”

“The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.”

“Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war. ”

“War is not its own end, except in some catastrophic slide into absolute damnation. It's peace that's wanted. Some better peace than the one you started with.”

“Adulthood isn't an award they'll give you for being a good child. You can waste... years, trying to get someone to give that respect to you, as though it were a sort of promotion or raise in pay. If only you do enough, if only you are good enough. No. You have to just... take it. Give it to yourself, I suppose. Say, I'm sorry you feel like that and walk away. But that's hard.”

“Always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.”

“Give a man a fire and he's warm for the day. But set fire to him and he's warm for the rest of his life.”

“Only the dead have seen the end of war.”

“Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.”

“Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another. ”

“When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader. ”