"Another term for preventive war is aggressive war - starting wars because someday somebody might do something to us...."
"All initiation of force is a violation of someone else's rights, whether initiated by an individual or the state, for the benefit of an individual or group of individuals, even if it's supposed to be for the benefit of another individual or group of individuals."
"As recent as the year 2000 we won elections by saying we shouldn't be the policemen of the world, and that we should not be nation building. And its time we got those values back into this country."
"War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures."
- - Ron Paul