Deprecated: Non-static method quote::Topics() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /var/www/html/quoteitup/modules/quote/ui_quote.php on line 51
War Quotes

war quotes

In the re-creation of combat situations, and this is coming from a director who's never been in one, being mindful of what these veterans have actually gone through, you find that the biggest concern is that you don't look at war as a geopolitical endeavor.Steven Spielberg

I could start a war in 30 seconds. But some countries spend 100 years trying to find peace. Just like good manners, peace has to be learned.Sylvester Stallone

I do know that I've read somewhere that it's been statistically proven that in times of war, horror films are much more popular. I don't know why that is. You'd think it'd be the opposite. You'd think people would want to escape from it.Aaron Stanford

The bomb and the entrance of the Russians into the war will certainly have an effect on hastening the victory.Henry L. Stimson

And so, I mean, he declared war right there and then in so many words and Alex says later in the book, nobody in the White House from that point on had any doubt that we were going to bomb the mainland of Asia.James Stockdale

I've been to war, and it's not easy to kill. It's bloody and messy and totally horrifying, and the consequences are serious.Oliver Stone

The old interests of aristocracy - the romance of action, the exalted passions of chivalry and war - faded into the background, and their place was taken by the refined and intimate pursuits of peace and civilization.Lytton Strachey

You don't need to be for or against the war to provide morale and support to the men and women who are fighting over seas. These are human beings who are doing a service.Mike Thompson

There are no war stories. I ended up a bombardier, but I never got overseas. And it wasn't because I was playing baseball either. It was just a series of things that went on.Bobby Thomson

Peace is the happy natural state of man; war is corruption and disgrace.James Thomson

The challenge we have in the war on terrorism is looking around for those pieces that matter and trying to fit them together.Mac Thornberry

No protracted war can fail to endanger the freedom of a democratic country.Alexis de Tocqueville

From the point of the view of the nation's power, it was obvious that while we were fighting the Sino-Japanese war, every effort was to be made to avoid adding to our enemies and opening additional fronts.Hideki Tojo

Thus, it was to seek true civilization and true justice for all the peoples of the world, and to view this as the destruction of personal freedom and respect is to be assailed by the hatred and emotion of war, and to make hasty judgments.Hideki Tojo

Shakespeare is all big themes, like the most amazing love, or the most scary war.Anna Torv

I don't think so, but it's always in the back of my mind that many of the soldiers being wounded and killed in Iraq are about the same age as my kids. My godson is going over soon, so the war's about to get personal for me.Garry Trudeau

The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.Sun Tzu

General Sherman looked upon journalists as a nuisance and a danger at headquarters and in the field, and acted toward them accordingly, then as throughout his great war career.Henry Villard

War was my university. Everything has proceeded from there.Paul Virilio

My youth passed at the time of the country's reconstruction from the ruins and ashes of the war in which my nation never bowed to the enemy paying the highest price in the struggle.Lech Walesa