War Quotes - Page 3

Warmaking doesn’t stop warmaking. If it did, our problems would have stopped millennia ago.
– Colman McCarthy

No country can act wisely simultaneously in every part of the globe at every moment of time.
– Henry Kissinger

History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.
– Ronald Reagan

The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a military solution.
– John F. Kennedy

There is nothing so likely to produce peace as to be well prepared to meet the enemy.
– George Washington

Everyone’s a pacifist between wars. It’s like being a vegetarian between meals.
– Colman McCarthy

Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
– Ernest Hemingway

War is the only game in which it doesn’t pay to have the home-court advantage.
– Dick Motta

Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
– Mao Tse Tung

The pioneers of a warless world are the youth that refuse military service.
– Albert Einstein

If we let people see that kind of thing, there would never again be any war.
– Pentagon

Men are at war with each other because each man is at war with himself.
– Francis Meehan

The outcome of the war is in our hands; the outcome of words is in the council.
– Homer J Simpson

I’m fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
– George McGovern

No, I know all the war rhetoric, but it’s all aimed at achieving peace.
– George W. Bush

If there must be trouble let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.
– Thomas Paine

It is well that war is so terrible – otherwise we would grow too fond of it.
– Robert E. Lee

No country is so wild and difficult but men will make it a theater of war.
– Ambrose Bierce

If it’s natural to kill, why do men have to go into training to learn how?
– Joan Baez

Take the diplomacy out of war and the thing would fall flat in a week.
– Will Rogers