Tag Archive for war

Pretend inferiority and encourage his arrogance.
- Sun Tzu

Quickness is the essence of the war.
- Sun Tzu

Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys; look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.
- Sun Tzu

All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
- Sun Tzu

Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.
- Sun Tzu

There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
- Sun Tzu

Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.
- Sun Tzu

He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.
- Sun Tzu

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.
- Sun Tzu

If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
- Sun Tzu