Quotations About War Page 2
Wars usually have the effect of speeding up the process of history.
Debates With Historians
Frankly, I'd like to see the government get out of war altogether and leave the whole field to private individuals.
The stench of the trail of Ego in our History. It is ego - ego, the fountain cry, origin, sole source of war.
Making peace, I have found, is much harder than making war.
"Gerry Adams Talks About His Efforts for Peace," on Charlie Rose. 1994
The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
"Atomic War or Peace," Atlantic Monthly, November 1945
Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Business is a combination of war and sport.
Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy; but after a war it seems more like astrology.