War is the province of danger.
Quote by Karl Von Clausewitz
Karl Von Clausewitz Quotes
All action takes place, so to speak, in a kind of twilight, which like a...
The political object is the goal, war is the means of reaching it, and the...
The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.
I shall proceed from the simple to the complex. But in war more than in...
If the leader is filled with high ambition and if he pursues his aims with...
War is not an exercise of the will directed at an inanimate matter.
War is the domain of physical exertion and suffering.
Many intelligence reports in war are contradictory; even more are false, and most are uncertain.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
It is even better to act quickly and err than to hesitate until the time...
War is not merely a political act but a real political instrument, a continuation of...
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
War is the continuation of politics by other means.
To secure peace is to prepare for war.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Lastly, the great uncertainty of all data in War is a peculiar difficulty, because all...
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity.
Politics is the womb in which war develops.
War is regarded as nothing but the continuation of state policy with other means.