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Quotes with war

 ?? Bernard Baruch
Although the shooting war is over, we are in the midst of a cold war which is getting warmer.
Speech before the Senate’s Special Committee Investigating the National Defense Program (1948)
Pierre Bosquet during the Crimean War ?? Pierre Bosquet
It is magnificent, but it is not war.
Quoted in The Reason Why (1953) referring to the charge of the Light Brigade at Balaclava on October 25, 1854.
Cole giving a lecture at the University of Minnesota ?? Juan Cole
This massive carnage did not occur because European Christians are worse than or different from other human beings, but because they were the first to industrialize war and pursue a national model.
Common Dreams. Discussing the wars started by European Christians in the 20th century as well as decades of colonial repression that resulted in slaughter of as many as 100 million people.
 ?? Ulysses S. Grant
The war is over, the Rebels are our countrymen again, and the best sign of rejoicing after the victory will be to abstain from all demonstrations in the field.
Telling his troops to stop firing their weapons in victory celebrations at the site of Confederate Surrender at Appomattox (April 9, 1865).
250px ?? Frank Knox
If future generations ask us what we are fighting for [in World War Two], we shall tell them the story of Lidice.
After the German massacre of civilians in the Czech village of Lidice in June 1942 in reprisal for the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich.
 ?? John McCain
War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality.
Speech to the American Red Cross "Promise of Humanity" conference, (May 6, 1999)
 ?? Jorge Rafael Videla
I accept the responsibility as the highest military authority during the internal war. My subordinates followed my orders.
During trial for human rights violations related to deaths of prisoners under his rule, July 5, 2010