War Quotes

Daisaku Ikeda #Peace #War

Photo of Daisaku Ikeda Men and women who know the brutal reality of war, who know that war strips people of their very humanity, must unite in a new global partnership for peace.
Charles Evans Hughes #Power #War

Photo of Charles Evans Hughes The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.
Thomas Paine #Government #War

To establish any mode to abolish war, however advantageous it might be to Nations, would be to take from such Government the most lucrative of its branches.
Michael Badnarik #Time #War

Photo of Michael Badnarik On average, drug prisoners spend more time in federal prison than rapists, who often get out on early release because of the overcrowding in prison caused by the Drug War.
Imelda Marcos #Peace #War

Photo of Imelda Marcos I beg Osama to stop warring. He is a Muslim, and Islam means peace. Nobody wins in a war... I wish I were tapped in the problem about Iraq. I knew Saddam enough that I could have talked him into surrendering. But it's too late.
Isaac Bashevis Singer #Death #War

The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the emotions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance.
George Washington #Peace #War

If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War.
Friedrich Nietzsche #Best #War

The best weapon against an enemy is another enemy.
Andre Maurois #Business #War

Business is a combination of war and sport.
John T. Flynn #Society #War

Photo of John T. Flynn All that is needed to set us definitely on the road to a Fascist society is war. It will of course be a modified form of Fascism at first.
Elizabeth I #Death #War

Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states.
Winston Churchill #Politics #War

Photo of Winston Churchill In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
Leon Trotsky #Peace #War

Photo of Leon Trotsky There are no absolute rules of conduct, either in peace or war. Everything depends on circumstances.
Tony Blair #Government #War

Photo of Tony Blair I cannot think of any circumstances in which a government can go to war without the support of parliament.
George Orwell #Good #War

Photo of George Orwell War is war. The only good human being is a dead one.
George W. Bush #History #War

Photo of George W. Bush The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror. They were acts of war.
Clive Owen #Travel #War

Photo of Clive Owen The thing about Hemingway that people forget is that all the stuff he did was at a time where people weren't traveling that much. At 19 he travels to Italy. He goes to the Spanish Civil War. He goes to China, he goes to Africa so at that time to travel that much is really incredible.
George W. Bush #Fear #Freedom #God #War

Photo of George W. Bush The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain. Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them.
David Cameron #Freedom #War

Photo of David Cameron What Churchill described as the twin marauders of war and tyranny have been almost entirely banished from our continent. Today, hundreds of millions dwell in freedom, from the Baltic to the Adriatic, from the Western Approaches to the Aegean.
Jim Ramstad #Freedom #Leadership #War

All Americans and freedom-loving people around the world owe President Reagan our deepest gratitude for his strong, principled leadership that ended the Cold War and brought freedom to millions of people.
Francois Fenelon #Men #War

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.
Julie Bowen #Faith #Patience #War

Photo of Julie Bowen It's a war of attrition. If you have patience and a modicum of faith in yourself your chances are not too bad.
John F. Kennedy #Life #Men #War

Photo of John F. Kennedy There is always inequality in life. Some men are killed in a war and some men are wounded and some men never leave the country. Life is unfair.
Phyllis Schlafly #History #War

Photo of Phyllis Schlafly No country in history ever sent mothers of toddlers off to fight enemy soldiers until the United States did this in the Iraq war.
James Lovelock #Science #War

Photo of James Lovelock Just after World War II, this country led the world in science by every way you could measure it, yet the number of scientists was a tiny proportion of what it is now.