War Quotes

You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
For the sake of the troops, for the love of the troops, we must not add yet another casualty to this war. We must not let truth be a casualty of this war.
– Barbara Boxer
Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war that we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living.
– Omar N. Bradley
The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.
– Omar N. Bradley
War is like love; it always finds a way.
– Bertolt Brecht
We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars.
– Anatole Broyard
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people.
– Edmund Burke
I just want you to know that, when we talk about war, we're really talking about peace.
– George W. Bush
Some have argued that confronting the threat from Iraq could detract from the war against terror. To the contrary, confronting the threat posed by Iraq is crucial to winning the war on terror.
– 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.
– 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.
– George W. Bush
This was not an act of terrorism, but it was an act of war.
– George W. Bush
With those attacks, the terrorists and their supporters declared war on the United States. And war is what they got.
– George W. Bush
I can tell you this: If I'm ever in a position to call the shots, I'm not going to rush to send somebody else's kids into a war.
– George H. W. Bush
You cannot be President of the United States if you don't have faith. Remember Lincoln, going to his knees in times of trial in the Civil War and all that stuff.
– George H. W. Bush
A skilful leech is better far, than half a hundred men of war.
– Samuel Butler
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.
– Michael Badnarik
Not all moral issues have the same moral weight as abortion and euthanasia. There may be legitimate diversity of opinion even among Catholics about waging war and applying the death penalty, but not... with regard to abortion and euthanasia.
– Pope Benedict XVI
There will always be a place for us somewhere, somehow, as long as we see to it that working people fight for everything they have, everything they hope to get, for dignity, equality, democracy, to oppose war and to bring to the world a better life.
– Harry Bridges
The government's War on Poverty has transformed poverty from a short-term misfortune into a career choice.
– Harry Browne