Popular Quotes and Sayings about War

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war. ~Albert Einstein

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones. ~Albert Einstein

Water, taken in moderation, cannot hurt anybody. ~Mark Twain

It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech. ~Mark Twain

It seemed the world was divided into good and bad people. The good ones slept better... while the bad ones seemed to enjoy the waking hours much more. ~Woody Allen

The only winner in the War of 1812 was Tchaikovsky. ~Solomon Short

War is not nice. ~Barbara Bush

Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies. ~W. L. George

Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm. ~John F. Kennedy

The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on. ~Ulysses S. Grant

Be wise with speed . A fool at forty is a fool indeed. ~Edward Young

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist. ~Indira Gandhi

I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark. ~Dick Gregory

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

It is well to remember that the entire universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others. ~John Andrew Holmes

It matters not whether you win or lose; what matters is whether I win or lose. ~Darrin Weinberg

The idea of all-out nuclear war is unsettling. ~Walter Goodman

The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it. ~George Orwell

War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory. ~Georges Clemenceau

War is much too serious a matter to be entrusted to the military. ~Georges Clemenceau

Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes. ~Henry David Thoreau

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake. ~Jeannette Rankin

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it. ~Voltaire