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War is a perversion of sex. ...
by Alan Moore

War is a perversion of sex.
- Alan Moore

To some degree Satanism is purely a kind of disease of Christianity.
You've got to really be Christian to believe in Satan.
- Alan Moore

To paint comic books as childish and illiterate is lazy.
A lot of comic books are very literate -
unlike most films.
- Alan Moore

Don't leave home without your sword -
your intellect.
- Alan Moore

 

Language comes first.
It's not that language grows out of consciousness,
if you haven't got language, you can't be conscious.
- Alan Moore

Most of the people who get sent to die in wars are
young men who've got a lot of energy and would probably rather,
in a better world, be putting that energy into copulation
rather than going over there and blowing some other young man's guts out.
- Alan Moore

Because our entire universe is made up of consciousness,
we never really experience the universe directly we
just experience our consciousness of the universe,
our perception of it, so right, our only universe is perception.
- Alan Moore

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Of course, Marxism is an example of what Carl Popper
would have called a 'World Three' structure,
in that it's got immense power as an idea,
but you couldn't actually hold up anything in the world and say:
'this is Marxism'.
- Alan Moore

When we step on the battlefield, I will be
The First Boots On and the Last Boots Off.
- LtG. Hal Moore

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
- Winston Churchill

Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory.
Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.
- Sun Tzu

When you are in any contest,
you should work as if there were -
to the very last minute - a chance to lose it.
This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The problems of victory are more agreeable
than those of defeat,
but they are no less difficult.
- Winston Churchill

You can discover what your enemy fears most
by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
- Michael Moncur

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

Into the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
- Alfred, Lord Tennyson

War settles nothing.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

We will not learn how to live together in peace
by killing each other's children.
- Jimmy Carter

We have no enemies,
we have only friendships that we haven't yet developed
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

Men ought either to be indulged or utterly destroyed,
for if you merely offend them, they take vengeance,
but if you injure them greatly, they are unable to retaliate,
so that the injury done to a man
ought to be such that vengeance cannot be feared.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war
is nothing but an act of murder.
- Albert Einstein

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

War is the symptom, not the disease.
- L. M. Heroux

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

An unjust peace is better than a just war.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.
We know more about war that we know about peace,
more about killing that we know about living.
- Omar N. Bradley

War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
- George Herbert

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

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

War is hell.
- William Tecumseh Sherman

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

A bad peace is better than a good war.
- Yiddish Proverb

The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.
- Omar N. Bradley

War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things.
The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic
feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
- John Stuart Mill

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.
- Thomas Mann

You can't say civilization don't advance...
in every war they kill you in a new way.
- Will Rogers

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

There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed
to the advantage of others.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

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

It has too often been too easy for rulers and governments to incite man to war.
- Lester B. Pearson

War is the unfolding of miscalculations.
- Barbara Tuchman

If we are to teach real peace in this world,
and if we are to carry on a real war against war,
we shall have to begin with the children.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I must study politics and war that my sons may have
liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
- John Adams

I do not believe that the men who served in uniform
in Vietnam have been given the credit they deserve.
It was a difficult war against an unorthodox enemy.
- William Westmoreland

When the rich wage war, it's the poor who die.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

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

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

In war as in life, it is often necessary
when some cherished scheme has failed,
to take up the best alternative open,
and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
- Winston Churchill

If we take the generally accepted definition of bravery
as a quality which knows no fear, I have never seen a brave man.
All men are frightened. The more intelligent they are,
the more they are frightened.
- George S. Patton

I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.
- Ulysses S. Grant

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

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

War would end if the dead could return.
- Stanley Baldwin

When you have to kill a man,
it costs nothing to be polite.
- Winston Churchill

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.
- Jeannette Rankin

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

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

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

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

It is well that war is so terrible.
We should grow too fond of it.
- Robert E. Lee

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain
advantage at the expense of his fellow man.
- Napoleon Hill

The scenes on this field would have cured anybody of war.
- William Tecumseh Sherman

We have war when at least one of the parties to a conflict
wants something more than it wants peace.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

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

All war is deception.
- Sun Tzu

We prefer world law in the age of self-determination
to world war in the age of mass extermination.
- John F. Kennedy

I can make more generals, but horses cost money.
- Abraham Lincoln

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

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

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


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