war quotes

You would think that a country that goes to war allegedly to spread democracy would practice it in its own country.Mumia Abu-Jamal

Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.Joe Baca

Latinos have fought in all of America's wars, beginning with the Revolutionary War. Many Latinos are fighting and dying for our country today in Iraq, just as several of their ancestors fought for freedom in Mexico over a century ago.Joe Baca

It's a war zone, my body, and one which has been through a great deal.Amitabh Bachchan

John Quincy Adams most certainly was a part of the Revolutionary War era. He was a young boy, but he was actively involved.Michele Bachmann

Never in the history of the United States have we cut back on troops when we've been at war.Michele Bachmann

By interviewing at least one veteran, you can preserve memories that otherwise might be lost. My uncle was a downed fighter pilot and P.O.W. in World War II, and I am looking forward to recording his story for inclusion in the project.Spencer Bachus

The Veteran's History Project, a nationwide volunteer effort to collect oral histories from America's war veterans, provides an avenue to do just that. Now in its fifth year, the Project has collected more than 40,000 individual stories.Spencer Bachus

The question is: how bad do things have to get before you will do something about it? Where is your line in the sand? If you don't enforce the constitutional limitations on your government very soon, you are likely to find out what World War III will be like.Michael Badnarik

War doesn't need more participants. It needs fewer participants.Michael Badnarik

If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?Joan Baez

So long as war is the main business of nations, temporary despotism - despotism during the campaign - is indispensable.Walter Bagehot

There are in most states one or two ministers of war, one of whom is the minister of naval affairs.Fredrik Bajer

We have long possessed the art of war and the science of war, which have been evolved in the minutest detail.Fredrik Bajer

Those who remember Washington's cold war culture in the 1980s will recall the shocked reactions to Reagan's intervention. People interested in foreign policy were astonished when in 1985 he met alone at Geneva - alone, not a single strategic thinker at his elbow! - with the Soviet Communist master Gorbachev.Russell Baker

Strategic thinkers were naturally rattled to find this outsider fooling around with their work. They had been thinking strategically when Reagan was just another movie actor playing opposite a chimpanzee, for heaven's sake. They think Reagan is too naive, too innocent, to grasp the intellectual complexities of cold war strategy.Russell Baker

The First World War, and especially the latest one, largely swept away what was left in Europe of feudalism and of feudal landlords, especially in Poland, Hungary, and the South East generally.Emily Greene Balch

The question whether the long effort to put an end to war can succeed without another major convulsion challenges not only our minds but our sense of responsibility.Emily Greene Balch

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.James A. Baldwin

The rule of law in place of force, always basic to my thinking, now takes on a new relevance in a world where, if war is to go, only law can replace it.Roger Nash Baldwin