More From John Paul Jones
- "If fear is cultivated it will become stronger, if faith is cultivated it will achieve mastery."
- "It seems to be a law of nature, inflexible and inexorable, that those who will not risk cannot win."
- "An honorable Peace is and always was my first wish! I can take no delight in the effusion of human Blood; but, if this War should continue, I wish to have the most active part in it."
More In War
- "A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over… is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen."― Gilbert K. Chesterton
- "The AEC scientists were so narrowly focused on arming the United States for nuclear war that they failed to perceive facts – even widely known ones – that were outside their limited field of vision."― Barry Commoner
- "There was never a war on poverty. Maybe there was a skirmish on poverty."― Andrew Cuomo