God created war so that Americans would learn geography.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
War is what happens when language fails.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.
War must be, while we defend our lives against a destroyer who would devour all; but I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die.
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
There are perhaps many causes worth dying for, but to me, certainly, there are none worth killing for.
A small but noteworthy note. I've seen so many young men over the years who think they're running at other young men. They are not. They are running at me.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
If you win, you need not have to explain...If you lose, you should not be there to explain!
No country can act wisely simultaneously in every part of the globe at every moment of time.
The object of war is to survive it.
You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.
Something must be left to chance; nothing is sure in a sea fight beyond all others.
A conventional army loses if it does not win. The guerrilla wins if it does not lose.
Above all, Vietnam was a war that asked everything of a few and nothing of most in America.