Next to the love of God, the love of country is the best preventive of crime.
— George Borrow

As soon as one nation claims the right to take preventive action, other countries will naturally do the same. If we go down that road, where are we going?
Jacques Chirac preventive quote

Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
— Unknown

Capital punishment would be more effective as a preventive measure if it were administered prior to the crime.
— Woody Allen

Another term for preventive war is aggressive war - starting wars because someday somebody might do something to us. That is not part of the American tradition.
— Ron Paul