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Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.

Author: Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)

Profession: Seventh President of the USA

The future can be anything we want it to be, providing we have the faith and that we realize that peace, no less than war, required ''blood and sweat and tears.''

Author: Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958)

Profession: American Engineer, Inventor

Young blood must have its course, lad, and every dog its day.

Author: Charles Kingsley (1819-1875)

Profession: British Author, Clergyman

No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Blood will tell, but often it tells too much.

Author: Don Marquis (1878-1937)

Profession: American Humorist, Journalist

Blood alone moves the wheels of history.

Author: Benito Mussolini (1883-1945)

Profession: Italian Prime Minister (1922--43) and Dictator

A pint of sweat will save a gallon of blood.

Author: George S. Patton (1885-1945)

Profession: American Army General during World War II

Blood is a cleansing and sanctifying thing, and the nation that regards it as the final horror has lost its manhood... there are many things more horrible than bloodshed, and slavery is one of them!

Author: Padraic Pearse


The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the church.

Author: Tertullian (160-240)

Profession: Roman Christian Author and Polemicist