Quotes on War

The only thing that they can be relied on to do is to gallop too far and too fast. Duke Of Wellington

War cannot be humanized. It can only be abolished. Albert Einstein

A "just war" - if there could be such a thing - would not require conscription. Volunteers would be plentiful. Ben Salmon

Preparedness never caused a war and unpreparedness never prevented one. Florence Prag Kahn

War makes rattling good history. Thomas Hardy

War must be, while we defend our lives against a destroyer who would devour all. Faramir

War disorganizes, but it is to reorganize. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wage war on death. Live for love. Ted Dekker

No one is now what they were before the war. There's just no getting any of it back. Catherynne M Valente

You can't have peace without a war. Marina And The Diamonds

Truth is always the first casualty of war. Aeschylus

War is just to those to whom war is necessary. Livy

I am of Virginia and all my professional life I have studied of Lee and Jackson Douglas Macarthur

Leadership is only courage and wisdom, and a great carefulness of self. John Buchan

Thought is not consecrated unless it resists trends. Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy

In a war, you do whatever you have to do. Paul Henderson

This ain't a war... It's a goddam whorehouse. John Dos Passos

In general, our generals were outgeneralled. John Adams

Post-war filmmakers gave us the documentary, Rob Reiner gave us the mockumentary and Moore initiated a third genre, the crockumentary. Michael Moore

The one thing I don't understand is war Muhammad Ali

Those good at war aren't good at peace, and those good at peace aren't good at war. Winston Churchill

Never start a war with something you can't talk to. C J Cherryh

You cannot prepare for war and peace at the same time. Albert Einstein

If it weren't for the Japanese and the Germans, we wouldn't have any good war movies. Stanley Ralph Ross

You ca' have peace without a war. Marina And The Diamonds

How do you say 'We come in peace' when the very words are an act of war? Peter Watts

In any war who pulls their general out? No one. Ray Lewis

No one is now what they were before the war. There's just no getting any of it back. Catherynne M Valente

No nation has ever benefited from a prolonged war. Sun Tzu

We were always dead against the war. Bertie Ahern

What's so civil about war anyway? Axl Rose


One can go to war alone, but you can't build peac alone. Jacques Chirac

Any peace is better than any war Plato

A wolfe will never make war against another wolfe. George Herbert

Near a war is always not very near. Gertrude Stein

War makes early risers of us all. Julian Fellowes

Belligerents always abolish war after a war. Sylvia Townsend Warner

Those who prepare for war get it. Winifred Holtby

I will not dance to your war drum! Suheir Hammad

There is nothing worse than war in the summetime. Kate Dicamillo

Wars have always started over religion Glenn Danzig

Wars are like deaths, which, while they can be postponed, will come when they will come and cannot be finally avoided. Philip Bobbitt

The war is won, but the peace is not. Albert Einstein

There are no unwinnable wars. Ozzy Osbourne

War is life war is the origin of all things. Adolf Hitler

There will always be war, but we must always work to oppose it. Shunryu Suzuki

I war not with the dead. Homer

What's so civil about war anyway? Axl Rose

Wars can destroy everything but hope! Mehmet Murat Ildan

And the ones who would not make war? Can they stop it? Ernest Hemingway

Vladimir Putin is a war criminal. John Mccain

All future wars, all future accidents will be live wars and live accidents. Paul Virilio

GPS not only played a large and delocalizing role in the war in Kosovo but is increasingly playing a role in social life. Paul Virilio

I was totally against the war in Iraq, you can check Reuters, July of oh-four, I was against it, I said you are going to destabilize. Donald Trump

That of War and Peace or of Almagestes. All are satisfactory. The only criterion of a work is its validity: that it should grip and that it should last. Jean-Paul Sartre

Nowadays wars are not declared. They simply start. Joseph Stalin

In a war the aggressor sets the rules. Rush Limbaugh

One war only breeds another. Frank Lloyd Wright

I've called David Cameron worse things than joker....and a former Prime Minister Tony Blair is widely referred to as a war criminal. Tariq Ali

If you don't love all the Star Wars movies, you're not a true fan. Kyle Newman

If it's naive to want peace instead of war, let 'em make sure they say I'm naive. Because I want peace instead of war. Benjamin B. Ferencz

We know from history that the way wars are concluded is absolutely the key to whether or not there is any peace to be kept. David Miliband

When you elect chicken hawks, chicken hawks take you to war. Jesse Ventura

Whenever you have a war, the civilians and the innocents will pay the price. That's in any war, any war is a bad war. Bashar al-Assad

There is no good war. Bashar al-Assad

The thing about war is that once it's triggered, it is unyielding in its appetite. And the more it consumes and gorges, the more it wants. Bill Moyers

I was against the war in Iraq. Donald Trump

I was against the war in Iraq.The record shows that I'm right. When I did an interview with Howard Stern. Donald Trump

I spoke to Sean Hannity, which everybody refuses to call Sean Hannity. I had numerous conversations with Sean Hannity at Fox. And Sean Hannity said - and he called me the other day - and I spoke to him about [war in Iraq] - he said you were totally against the war, because he was for the war. Donald Trump

When you look at the beginning of the actual war, it's not hard to recognize that the Pakistanis were the ones to attack. Indira Gandhi

We know that so much of the war that is happening is the attempt of one group to snatch the resources of another group. Bell Hooks

I went to the front, but I never participated in the war itself. Akbar Ganji

None of us wants any more war. John R Allen

Tony Blair is a war criminal. Tariq Ali

I'm a big Star Wars fan. Luc Besson

Hillary Clinton's never seen a weapons system or a war she hasn't liked. Ralph Nader

The biggest difference would be made if we don't have wars to begin with. Dar Williams

The experience of a lot of us women is that too much money is being spent on militarism and war. Mairead Corrigan

Whoever is victor, there should be, after the war, a commonwealth of all nations. Mahatma Gandhi



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