„Be watchful lest thou lose the power of desiring and loving what appeals to the soul—this is the miser’s curse—this the chain and ball the sensualist drags.“
— John Lancaster Spalding Catholic bishop 1840 - 1916
Zdroj: Aphorisms and Reflections (1901), p. 203
„It struck me as I waited that all great enterprises are about logistics. Not genius or inspiration or flights of imagination, skill or cunning, but logistics. Building pyramids or landing spacecraft on Jupiter or invading whole continents or painting divine scenes over the roofs of chapels: logistics.“
— Tom McCarthy (writer), kniha Déjà vu
Zdroj: Remainder (2005), Ch. 11.
„I reject the notion of football as warfare. Warfare is warfare. We don't need substitutes because we've got the real thing.“
— Don DeLillo, kniha End Zone
Zdroj: End Zone (1972), Ch. 19
— Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach Austrian writer 1830 - 1916
Zdroj: Aphorisms (1880/1893), p. 81.
— Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958
Song lyrics, The Kick Inside (1978)
„There is no such thing as an "atrocity" in warfare that is greater than the atrocity of warfare itself.“
— Sydney J. Harris American journalist 1917 - 1986
"All's Fair in War", http://books.google.com/books?id=CQgEAAAAYAAJ&q=%22There+is+no+such+thing+as+an+atrocity+in+warfare+that+is+greater+than+the+atrocity+of+warfare+itself%22&pg=PA4#v=onepage Strictly Personal syndicated column (31 August 1981) http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1798&dat=19810831&id=qeQcAAAAIBAJ&sjid=Q44EAAAAIBAJ&pg=4655,3549388
Pieces of Eight (1982)
— Jacques Chirac 22nd President of France 1932 - 2019
On n'exporte pas la démocratie dans un fourgon blindé.
Jean-Pierre Raffarin, attributed to Jacques Chirac speaking to Silvio Berlusconi over the invasion of Iraq in 2003, 20 o'clock news, TF1, mars 11th 2007
Frome the Drawings "Angels" and "Epiphany"
— Stephen King, kniha 11/22/63
„In short, the regime ruling Iran is the axis of Islamic fundamentalism in terms of ideology, policies, money, weapons, and logistical support.“
— Maryam Rajavi Iranian politician 1953
Remark made on 29 April, 2015, in a testimony to The House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Terrorism, Non-Proliferation and Trade http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA18/20150429/103392/HHRG-114-FA18-Wstate-RajaviM-20150429.pdf.
— Ernest King United States Navy admiral, Chief of Naval Operations 1878 - 1956
As quoted by Robert A. Fitton (editor) in Leadership: Quotations From the Military Tradition (1990), p. 172
— Glen Cook, kniha She Is the Darkness
Zdroj: She Is the Darkness (1997), Chapter 54 (p. 462)
„Guerrilla warfare is a people's warfare; an attempt to carry out this type of war without the population's support is a prelude to inevitable disaster.“
— Ernesto Che Guevara Argentine Marxist revolutionary 1928 - 1967
Method of Guerrilla Warfare (1963)
„We're living, it seems, in the culmination of a long warfare — warfare against human beings, other creatures and the Earth itself.“
— Wendell Berry author 1934
Commencement address at Lindsey Wilson College (14 May 2005) http://www.lindsey.edu/index.cgi?id=10379.
Kontext: The line that connects the bombing of civilian populations to the mountain removed by strip mining … to the tortured prisoner seems to run pretty straight. We're living, it seems, in the culmination of a long warfare — warfare against human beings, other creatures and the Earth itself.
— Ally Carter American writer 1974
Zdroj: Uncommon Criminals
— Neil Peart Canadian-American drummer , lyricist, and author 1952 - 2020
— Ambrose Bierce American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist, and satirist 1842 - 1914
Zdroj: The Unabridged Devil's Dictionary