Eisenhower "War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it. 1466-1536 "The God of War hates those who hesitate." - Euripides, 480-406 b.c.
Greek tragic dramatist "The essence of war is violence.
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 English economist & philosopher (1806 - 1873)"War, at first, is the hope that one will be better off; next, the expectation that the other fellow will be worse off; then, the satisfaction that he isn't any better off; and, finally, the surprise at everyone's being worse off.
" - Patrick Henry Mar 23, 1775 "A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of the free State, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed." - Second Amendment to the U. Constitution "For those who have fought for it, freedom has a flavor the protected will never know." - Unknown "To lead uninstructed people to war is to throw them away." - Confucius 480 B. "We make war that we may live in peace." - Aristotle 325 B. "Those who beat their swords into plows plow for those who didn't." - Anonymous "To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace." - George Washington 1790.