war quotes

I do not feel remorse. Everybody makes mistakes in war.Abu Abbas

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.Edward Abbey

War is the science of destruction.John Abbott

I don't think the Middle East could afford another war.King Abdullah II

I would say that the Pentagon Papers case of 1971 - in which the government tried to block the The New York Times and The Washington Post that they obtained from a secret study of how we got involved in the war in Vietnam - that is probably the most important case.Floyd Abrams

You could tell that America was gearing up for war.Jack Adams

Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.John Adams

I'm pretty sure I'm not at war with myself.Sandy Adams

If our countries had war the one with the other, that was no cause that he should put us to death; with which they were out of heart that their cruel pretense failed them. For which God be forever-more praised.William Adams

War is organized murder and torture against our brothers.Alfred Adler

To all those who walk the path of human cooperation war must appear loathsome and inhuman.Alfred Adler

Well, Italy had been overrun by the War, there had practically been civil war, north and south of the Gothic Line, heavy bombing, the northern industrial cities had been bombed heavily and we had political disorder before 1948.Gianni Agnelli

I do not believe, given her past decisions and comments on the reasons to go to war in Iraq, that Dr. Rice will be able to represent the United States without a predetermined bias from the war.Daniel Akaka

If there ever was a religious war full of terror, it was the crusades. But you can't blame Christianity because a few adventurers did this. That's my message.Moustapha Akkad

I know that war is very cruel and that life is harder when you aren't able to live in the place you called home.Madeleine Albright

I was a little girl in World War II and I'm used to being freed by Americans.Madeleine Albright

The U.N. bureaucracy has grown to elephantine proportions. Now that the Cold War is over, we are asking that elephant to do gymnastics.Madeleine Albright

It is an old custom amongst Jewish children, to become war-like on the 'L'ag Beomer.' They arm themselves from head to foot with wooden swords, pop-guns and bows and arrows. They take food with them, and go off to wage war.Sholom Aleichem

There are a growing number of conservatives and Republicans who, while they support the president and support the war in Iraq, wonder how many of these nation-building wars we're going to engage in and what the parameters of that are.Lamar Alexander

Eventually, I was sent to Wales and Germany, and after the war, to Paris.Lloyd Alexander