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"The side that breaks a truce during a war will lose." ~~ Nachman of Bratslav
"We have always said that in our war with the Arabs we had a secret weapon – no alternative. " ~~ Golda Meir
"One does not wage war, whether profane or holy, before one offers peace, as it is written [Deuteronomy (Devarim) 20:10]—When you come near a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it! " ~~ Rambam
"Better overt war than covert peace." ~~ Shlomo Rubin
"When a man’s ways please Him, the Lord causes even his enemies to make peace with him. " ~~ Proverbs (Mishle) 16:7
"If you are a man of the sword, you can’t claim to be a man of the book; and if you are a man of the book, you will not be a man of the sword." ~~ Talmud, Avodah Zarah 17b
"Because of war, old age creeps up on you. Of Joshua, after waging war with thirty-one kings, it is said: And Joshua became old and stricken in years." ~~ Tanchuma
"In a war stay where you are, in famine shift your ground!" ~~ Sifre
"Who is a hero? The man that turns an enemy into a friend." ~~ Avot Derabbi Nathan
"When God is with you, fear not foe!" ~~ Ladino Proverb
"The nations wish to vex the Lord, but cannot. So what do they do? They vex Israel. " ~~ Exodus (Shmot) R.
"Your enemy’s enemy is your friend." ~~ Ladino Proverb