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In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed. (Quote by - Anonymous)

Never advise anyone to go to war or to get married. (Quote by - Abigail Van Buren)

The day when nobody comes back from a war it will be because the war has at last been properly organized. (Quote by - Thomas Vian)

We are at war between consciousness and nature, between the desire for permanence and the fact of flux. It is ourself against ourselves. (Quote by - Alan Watts)

Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy; but after a war it seems more like astrology. (Quote by - Dame Rebecca West)

As long as war is looked upon as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When it is looked on as vulgar, it will cease to be popular. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

The real war will never get in the books. (Quote by - Walt Whitman)

Only the winners decide what were war crimes. (Quote by - Gary Wills)

The final war will be between Pavlov's dog and Schoedinger's Cat. (Quote by - Robert Anton Wilson)

Peace begets prosperity; Prosperity begets pride; Pride begets prejudice; Prejudice begets war; War begets poverty. (Quote by - Proverb)

Messages can't be intercepted if they aren't sent, can they? (Quote by - Erwin Rommel)

In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies. (Quote by - Sir Winston Churchill)

War is cruel and you cannot refine it. War is too serious a matter to leave to soldiers. (Quote by - William T. Sherman)

DepLeted uranium is a warcrime in progress. Doug Rokke appointed by Norman Schwarzkopf as commander of a cleanup crew of several hundred, 30 of whom have died of cancer. (Quote by - Doug Rokke)

Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country. (Quote by - Bertrand Russell)

War is the unfolding of miscalculations. (Quote by - Barbara W. Tuchman)

War is much too serious a matter to be entrusted to the military. (Quote by - French Proverb)

I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people. (Quote by - Edmund Burke)

In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign.... Secondly, a just cause.... Thirdly ... a rightful intention. (Quote by - Saint Thomas Aquinas)

Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead! (Quote by - David G. Farragut)

A riot is a spontaneous outburst. A war is subject to advance planning. (Quote by - Richard M. Nixon)

War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory. (Quote by - Albert Pike)

Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come. (Quote by - Carl Sandburg)

Be convinced that to be happy means to be free and that to be free means to be brave. Therefore do not take lightly the perils of war. (Quote by - Thucydides)

An unjust peace is better than a just war. (Quote by - Marcus Tullius Cicero)

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