Peace Is Our Profession. Mass murder is just a hobby.
— Gary Henley, punning on the motto of the Strategic Air Command
...superiorly armed, and supremely pissed off.
— Adam Sessler, reviewing Rainbow Six: Vegas
Is it better to be feared or respected? I say, is it too much to ask for both?
They say that the best weapon is one that you never have to fire. I respectfully disagree. The best weapon is one you only have to fire once! That's how Dad did it, that's how America does it, and it's worked out pretty well so far.
— Tony Stark, Iron Man
Ubi solitudinem faciunt, pacem appellant. (Where they create desolation, they call it peace.)
"As the size of an explosion increases, the number of social situations it is incapable of solving approaches zero."
...proper armament is the surest guarantee of peace
"Peace through power!"
—One of the many slogans/chants/battle cries/mantras/etc. used by the Brotherhood of Nodnote
"Welcome to NERV. God's in His heaven because He's scared of our superior firepower."
—Yui Ikari, Nobody Dies
"My old man had a philosophy. 'Peace, is having a bigger stick than the other guy.'"
— Tony Stark, quoting his late father Howard Stark, Iron Man
"A wise king never seeks out war. But...he must always be ready for it."
— Odin, Thor