Arsenal Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old arsenal quotes, arsenal sayings, and arsenal proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

And I remembered something else that makes us human: faith, the only weapon in our arsenal to battle doubt.      

Jodi Picoult

With massive arsenals still on hair-trigger alert, a global holocaust is just as possible now, through mistakes or misjudgments, as it was during the depths of the Cold War.     

Jimmy Carter

The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.     

Zig Ziglar

The world has been gradually reducing its nuclear arsenals. Testing must stop so that progress on the destruction of nuclear weapons may begin.     

Jenny Shipley

Beauty was the ultimate arsenal. Beauty was meant to deceive. It was meant to trick and beguile so their prey never saw death coming.     

Pepper Winters

Armaments are necessary - or are maintained on the pretext of necessity - because of a real or an imagined danger of war.     

Ludwig Quidde

Obscenity is a moral concept in the verbal arsenal of the establishment, which abuses the term by applying it, not to expressions of its own morality but to those of another.     

Herbert Marcuse

Keep a well-stocked arsenal of healthy ingredients at your disposal. At the very least, you'll always be ready to whip up a green juice or smoothie.      

Kris Carr

Vision is the most powerful weapon in the leader's arsenal.     

Bill Hybels

The ever more sophisticated weapons piling up in the arsenals of the wealthiest and the mightiest can kill the illiterate, the ill, the poor and the hungry, but they cannot kill ignorance, illness, poverty or hunger.     

Fidel Castro

Words are weapons, and it is dangerous . . . to borrow them from the arsenal of the enemy.     

George Santayana

Despite how utterly massive they might be, it is never the size of the arsenal nor the strength of the warrior. Rather, it is a heart bent on sacrifice that is the most potent weapon of all.     

Craig D. Lounsbrough

Every success in limiting armaments is a sign that the will to achieve mutual understanding exists, and every such success thus supports the fight for international law and order.     

Ludwig Quidde

If atomic bombs are to be added as new weapons to the arsenals of a warring world, or to the arsenals of nations preparing for war, then the time will come when mankind will curse the names of Los Alamos and of Hiroshima.     

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Competition in armament, both land and naval, is not only a terrible burden upon the people, but I believe it to be one of the greatest menaces to the peace of the world.     

Frank B. Kellogg

The fish cannot leave the deep waters. The state's weaponry should not be displayed.     


The world is over-armed and peace is under-funded.     

Ban Ki-moon

Nonviolence is pretty ballsy, pretty advanced weaponry.     

Ava Duvernay

The atom bomb was no 'great decision.' It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness.     

Harry S Truman

Armaments; extremely useful for fighting wars, a deadweight in any civil economy.     

John Ralston Saul

Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have.     

Ronald Reagan

The national security state has many unfair and cruel weapons in its arsenal, but that of junk science is one which can be fought and perhaps defeated.     

Aldrich Ames

The bombs held in current nuclear arsenals are seventy times more powerful than the bomb dropped on Nagasaki. If we don't begin opposing the drift towards more and more of them, we will live in the shadow of the mushroom cloud for the rest of our lives — and millions may die there.     

Johann Hari

Two conditions render difficult this historic situation of mankind: It is full of tremendously deadly armament, and it has not progressed morally as much as it has scientifically and technically.     

John Paul VI

The terror created by weaponry has never stopped men from employing them.      

Bernard Baruch

This is truth: When you sacrifice your life, you must make fullest use of your weaponry. It is false not to do so, and to die with a weapon as yet undrawn.     

Miyamoto Musashi

We must be the great arsenal of democracy.     

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Democracy is a constant tension between truth and half-truth and, in the arsenal of truth, there is no greater weapon than fact.     

Lyndon B. Johnson

Every library is an arsenal.     

Robert Green Ingersoll

Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons.     

Douglas Macarthur