The skillful leader subdues the enemy's troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to them; he overthrows their kingdom without lengthy operations in the field. With his forces intact he disputes the mastery of the emp
Quote by Sun Tzu
The good fighters of old first put themselves beyond the possibility of defeat, and then...
Pretend inferiority and encourage his arrogance.
A wise general makes a point of foraging of the enemy.
Thus, what is of supreme importance in war is to attack the enemy's strategy.
If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
Unhappy is the fate of one who tries to win his battles and succeed in...
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.
To see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is...
Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.
In peace prepare for war, in war prepare for peace. The art of war is...
Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.
So there are five ways of knowing who will win. Those who know when to...
You have to believe in yourself.
Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise...
Therefore a victorious army first wins and then seeks battle; a defeated army first battles...
There has never been a protracted war from which a country has benefited.
If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of...
The enemies you make by taking a decided stand generally have more respect for you...
When the enemy advances, withdraw; when he stops, harass; when he tires, strike; when he...
I know everything except myself