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"How good bad music and bad reasons sound when we march against an enemy."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

"I thought it would be like Boy Scouts."  (Stephen E. Funk, Marine reservist, on being a conscientious objector, Operation Iraqi Freedom, 2003)

"I've been to war. I've raised twins. If I had a choice, I'd rather go to war."  (George W. Bush)

"If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged."  (Noam Chomsky, Radio Free Maine)

"If you think that by threatening me you can get me to do what you want ... well, that's where you're right. But--and I am only saying this because I care--there's a lot of decaffeinated brands on the market that are just as tasty as the real thing."  (Val Kilmer, Real Genius)

"Make war not on terrorism but on ignorance, on sickness and on environmental degradation."  (Kurt Vonnegut, Commencement Address, Lehigh University, May 2004)

"Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind."  (John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th US president, 1917-63)

"Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms."  (Groucho Marx)

"Naturally the common people don't want war. But after all, it is the leaders of the country who determine policy, and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy, or a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament or a communist dictatorship. All you have to do is to tell them that they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same in any country."  (Hermann Goering)

"Never in the field of human endeavour was so much owed by so many to so few."  (Sir Winston Churchill, 1874-1965)

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