Battle Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A. J. P. Taylor” float=”none” width=”100%”]No war is inevitable until it breaks out.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alexander Berkman” float=”none” width=”100%”]War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andy Andrews” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do battle with the challenges of your present, and you will unlock the prizes of your future.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]We make war that we may live in peace.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Wellesley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing except a battle lost can be half so melancholy as a battle won.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]War does not determine who is right – only who is left.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bob Marley” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hotter the battle the sweeter the victory.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brad Thor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anyone that goes to battle goes to battle knowing the mindset and tactics of their enemies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Buddha” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carl von Clausewitz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only great and general battles can produce great results[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chrissie Wellington” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pick your battles, and accept yourself for who you are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chuck Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are more battles won through prayer than by any other means.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Colin Powell” float=”none” width=”100%”]No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Millar” float=”none” width=”100%”]The manner in which one loses the battle can sometimes outshine the victory.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Donald Trump” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dorothy Day” float=”none” width=”100%”]The legal battle against segregation is won, but the community battle goes on.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Douglas Macarthur” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dwight D. Eisenhower” float=”none” width=”100%”]In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dwight D. Eisenhower” float=”none” width=”100%”]No battle was ever won according to plan, but no battle was ever won without one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Enoch Powell” float=”none” width=”100%”]No battle is worth fighting except the last one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Hemingway” float=”none” width=”100%”]For a war to be just three conditions are necessary – public authority, just cause, right motive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Hemingway” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Hemingway” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erwin Rommel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t fight a battle if you don’t gain anything by winning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ezra Pound” float=”none” width=”100%”]The real trouble with war (modern war) is that it gives no one a chance to kill the right people.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”F. E. Adcock” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battles are sometimes won by generals. Wars are nearly always won by sergeants and privates.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ferdinand Foch” float=”none” width=”100%”]A battle won is a battle which we will not acknowledge to be lost.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Friedrich Nietzsche” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battle not with monsters lest you become one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Orwell” float=”none” width=”100%”]The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George S. Patton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Washington” float=”none” width=”100%”]To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gilbert Parker” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is cruelty, and none can make it gentle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H. G. Wells” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we don’t end war, war will end us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harry S. Truman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Carry the battle to them. Don’t let them bring it to you. Put them on the defensive and don’t ever apologize for anything.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Ewell Brown Stuart” float=”none” width=”100%”]Believe that you can whip the enemy, and you have won half the battle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Monroe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Preparation for war is a constant stimulus to suspicion and ill will.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Janet Morris” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everyone prepares for battle in his own way.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean-Paul Sartre” float=”none” width=”100%”]A lost battle is a battle one thinks one has lost.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Abbott” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is the science of destruction.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Greenleaf Whittier” float=”none” width=”100%”]You don’t always win your battles, but it’s good to know you fought.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Wayne” float=”none” width=”100%”]All battles are fought by scared men who’d rather be some place else.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julius Caesar” float=”none” width=”100%”]In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Leo Buscaglia” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hardest battle you’re ever going to fight is the battle to be just you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Leo Tolstoy” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is so unjust and ugly that all who wage it must try to stifle the voice of conscience within themselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ludwig Von Mises” float=”none” width=”100%”]In a battle between force and an idea, the latter always prevails.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lynn Viehl” float=”none” width=”100%”]No battle was ever won by wholly sane men.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mao Zedong” float=”none” width=”100%”]War can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Atwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is what happens when language fails.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Thatcher” float=”none” width=”100%”]You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King, Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Napoleon Bonaparte” float=”none” width=”100%”]A battle sometimes decides everything and sometimes the most trifling thing decides the fate of a battle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Napoleon Bonaparte” float=”none” width=”100%”]You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Niccolo Machiavelli” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oswald Chambers” float=”none” width=”100%”]The battle is lost or won in the secret places of the will before God, never first in the external world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”P. C. Cast” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battle scars from the war of good versus evil have a unique beauty all their own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pierre Corneille” float=”none” width=”100%”]Where there is no peril in the fight, there is no glory in the triumph.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is a defeat for humanity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert E. Lee” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is good that war is so horrible, or we might grow to like it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Salvador Dali” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephen King” float=”none” width=”100%”]The battle between good and evil is endlessly fascinating because we are participants every day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Terry Goodkind” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one ever goes into battle thinking God is on the other side.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Carlyle” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Mann” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thucydides” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ulysses S. Grant” float=”none” width=”100%”]In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten, then he who continues the attack wins.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walt Whitman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William McKinley” float=”none” width=”100%”]War should never be entered upon until every agency of peace has failed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Westmoreland” float=”none” width=”100%”]War is fear cloaked in courage.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Winston Churchill” float=”none” width=”100%”]Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Yukito Kishiro” float=”none” width=”100%”]The purpose of battle is to attain the greatest heights within your own limits.[/wpsm_quote]