If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a...
It is only the enlightened ruler and the wise general who will use the highest...
All warfare is based on deception.
Be extremely subtle, even to the point of formlessness. Be extremely mysterious, even to the...
Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?
Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation,...
For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of...
Do not press an enemy at bay.
A wise general makes a point of foraging of the enemy.
Supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Thus, what is of supreme importance in war is to attack the enemy's strategy.
If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of...
In peace prepare for war, in war prepare for peace. The art of war is...
Prohibit the taking of omens, and do away with superstitious doubts. Then, until death itself...
Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys;...
A kingdom that has once been destroyed can never come again into being; nor can...
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists...
He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot, will be victorious.