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Want ever so gently. Invite your desires to you like you call a cat. Any aggressive move toward your goals will chase them away.
– Bryant McGill
Want to make your computer go really fast Throw it out a window.
– Anonymous
Wanting anything too desperately is a form of aggression and violence, which will always be met with resistance.
– Bryant McGill
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.
– Kurt Cobain
War both needs and generates certain virtues; not the highest, but what may be called the preliminary virtues, as valor, veracity, the spirit of obedience, the habit of discipline. Any of these, and of others like them, when possessed by a nation, and no matter how generated, will give them a military advantage, and make them more likely to stay in the race of nations.
– Walter Bagehot
War can only be abolished by war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.
– Mao Tse-Tung
War can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.
– Mao Zedong
War connot be avoided; it can only be postponed to the others advantage.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
War consisteth not in battle only, or the act of fighting; but in a tract of time, wherein the will to contend by battle is sufficiently known.
– Thomas Hobbes
War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
– Bertrand Russell
War doesn't determine who is right, only who is left.
– Unknown
War has become a luxury that only small nations can afford.
– Hannah Arendt
War is a contagion.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
War is a continuation of politics by other means.
– Carl Von Clausewitz, quoted by Gene Hackman in "Crimson Tide"
War is a matter of vital importance to the State; the province of life or death; the road to survival or ruin. It is mandatory that it be thoroughly studied.
– Sun Tzu
War is a profession by which a man cannot live honorably; an employment by which the soldier, if he would reap any profit, is obliged to be false, rapacious, and cruel.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory.
– Georges Clemenceau
War is a way of shattering to pieces, or pouring into the stratosphere, or sinking in the depths of the sea, materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable, and hence, in the long run, too intelligent.
– George Orwell, 1984
War is always the same. It is young men dying in the fullness of their promise. It is trying to kill a man that you do not even know well enough to hate. Therefore, to know war is to know that there is still madness in the world.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
War is an invention of the human mind. The human mind can invent peace with justice.
– Norman Cousins
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. The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.
– John Stuart Mill
War is based on deception.
– Sun-Tzu
War is created by people who are too old to fight for those who are too young to die.
– Vikrant Parsai
War is cruel and you cannot refine it.
– William Tecumseh Sherman
War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
– Desiderius Erasmus

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