99 Quotes About War

  • "War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity; it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it."

    - Martin Luther
    Topics: War


  • "Love seeks one thing only: the good of the one loved. It leaves all the other secondary effects to take care of themselves. Love, therefore, is its own reward."

    - Thomas Merton
    Topics: Love, Rewards


  • "Be careful to make a good improvement of precious time."

    - David Brainerd
    Topics: Stewardship, Discretion, Time


  • "'Tis better that thou be rather something sparing, than very liberal, to even a good servant; for as he grows full, he inclines either to be idle, or to leave thee: and if he should at any time murmur, thou mayest govern him by a seasonable reward."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Examples, Discretion, Rewards


  • "There will come a time when three words, uttered with charity and meekness, shall receive a far more blessed reward than three thousand volumes written with disdainful sharpness of wit."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Charity, Rewards, Meekness


  • "Strike against war, for without you no battles can be fought!"

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: War


  • "Skill and confidence are an unconquered army."

    - George Herbert
    Topics: War


  • "I never was without some religious principles. I never doubted, for instance, the existence of the Deity; that He made the world, and governed it by His Providence; that the most acceptable service of God was the doing good to man; that our souls are immortal; and that all crime will be punished, and virtue rewarded, either here or hereafter."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Eternity, Providence, Rewards


  • "The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Family, War, History


  • "War - An act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish our will."

    - George Washington
    Topics: War, Enemies


  • "If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War."

    - George Washington
    Topics: Peace, War, Prosperity


  • "Let the lips of the poor be the trumpet of thy gift, lest in seeking applause, thou lose thy reward."

    - Francis Quarles
    Topics: Charity, Rewards


  • "War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrow."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: War


  • "Cast not away your confidence because God defers his performances. That which does not come in your time, will be hastened in his time, which is always the more convenient season. God will work when he pleases, how he pleases, and by what means he pleases. He is not bound to keep our time, but he will perform his word, honour our faith, and reward them that diligently seek him."

    - Matthew Henry
    Topics: Contentment, Diligence, Rewards


  • "One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society - shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: War



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