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This conglomeration of war quotes has a way of bringing the dangers of war into full clear focus for all to see.

Even though there has always been war, it would be great to live in a world whereby war would become a thing of the past. It is reasonable to imagine a world without war.

War quotes has a way of bringing war into clear focused understandable view!

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
-Winston Churchill

When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin.
-Winston Churchill

War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.
-Albert Pike

We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars.
-Anatole Broyard

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.
-Antoine de Saint-Exupery

War is the unfolding of miscalculations.
-Barbara Tuchman

What is the use of physicians like myself trying to help parents to bring up children healthy and happy, to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble?
-Benjamin Spock

War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
-Bertrand Russell

Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country.
-Bertrand Russell

We have been travelling through a cloud. The sky has been dark ever since the war began.
-Black Kettle

Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come.
-Carl Sandburg

The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.
-Charles Evans Hughes

The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
-David Friedman

In my dreams I hear again the crash of guns, the rattle of musketry, the strange, mournful mutter of the battlefield.
-Douglas MacArthur

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
-Dwight D. Eisenhower

We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it.
-Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

In modern war... you will die like a dog for no good reason.
-Ernest Hemingway

Sweat saves blood.
-Erwin Rommel

Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head.
-Euripides

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.
-Francois Fenelon

Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
-Franklin D. Roosevelt

It seems like such a terrible shame that innocent civilians have to get hurt in wars, otherwise combat would be such a wonderfully healthy way to rid the human race of unneeded trash.
-Fred Woodworth

War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
-George Herbert

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

The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
-George McGovern

To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.
-George Orwell

The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.
-George S. Patton

Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
-George Santayana

If we don't end war, war will end us.
-H. G. Wells

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

There is nothing that war has ever achieved that we could not better achieve without it.
-Henry Ellis

Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die.
-Herbert Hoover

A visitor from Mars could easily pick out the civilized nations. They have the best implements of war.
-Herbert V. Prochnow

In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.
-Herodotus

The first casualty when war comes is truth.
-Hiram Johnson

John Dalton's records, carefully preserved for a century, were destroyed during the World War II bombing of Manchester. It is not only the living who are killed in war.
-Isaac Asimov

Here is a profound war quote by Hiram Johnson. "The first casualty when war comes is truth."

Here is a profound war quote by Hiram Johnson. "The first casualty when war comes is truth."

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