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Boys and girls, And women, that would groan to see a child Pull off an insect's leg, all read of war, The best amusement for our morning meal.
For what are the triumphs of war, planned by ambition, executed by violence, and consummated by devastation? The means are the sacrifice of many, the end, the bloated aggrandizement of the few.
War is a game in which princes seldom win, the people never.
The disasters of the world are due to its inhabitants not being able to grow old simultaneously. There is always a raw and intolerant nation eager to destroy the tolerant and mellow.
War's a game which were their subjects wise Kings would not play at.
As peace is of all goodness, so war is an emblem, a hieroglyphic, of all misery.
All delays are dangerous in war.
War is a generality, so are the inevitabilities of war, including death.
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man.
The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.