„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
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) British writer 1969
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 American novelist, playwright and essayist 1936
End Zone (1972), Ch. 19
— Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach Austrian writer 1830 - 1916
Aphorisms (1880/1893), p. 81.
„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
Pieces of Eight (1982), "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
— Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958
Song lyrics, The Kick Inside (1978)
— Jacques Chirac 22nd President of France 1932
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
„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)
„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.
— Glen Cook American fiction writer 1944
She Is the Darkness (1997), Chapter 54 (p. 462)
„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
Context: 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. Commencement address at Lindsey Wilson College (14 May 2005) http://www.lindsey.edu/index.cgi?id=10379.