Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity.
Politics is the womb in which war develops.
Principles and rules are intended to provide a thinking man with a frame of reference.
Pursue one great decisive aim with force and determination.
The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.
The more a general is accustomed to place heavy demands on his soldiers, the more he can depend on their… (read more)
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
I shall proceed from the simple to the complex. But in war more than in any other subject we must… (read more)