War Quotes and Sayings
The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.
– G.K. Chesterton
Mankind MUST put an end to war, or war WILL put and end to mankind.
– John F. Kennedy
In war, truth is the first casualty.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
The goal of war is not to die for your country it is to make the other b****rds die for theirs.
Sometimes you have to lose the battle to win the war.
There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.
– Howard Zinn
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
– Margaret Thatcher
Any negotiation has a limit. Otherwise, war is irrelevant.
– Toba Beta
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
War comes and goes but my soldiers are eternal.
War, in its fairest form, implies a perpetual violation of humanity and justice.
– Edward Gibbon
The war had made some into libertines and some into serious, sober men.
– Charles Bracelen Flood
Ideas and not battles mark the forward progress of mankind.
– L. Ron Hubbard
All war is a symptom of man’s failure as a thinking animal.
– John Steinbeck
War is cruelty, and none can make it gentle.
– Gilbert Parker
War doesn’t determine who’s right. War determines who’s left.
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die.
– Herbert Hoover
In this world we fight for peace, to get that peace we must stop fighting but if we stop fighting all hell will break loose.
Isn’t yelling for silence like fighting for war?
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
You’ll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.
– George Bernard Shaw