Sun Tzu quotes

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Simulated disorder postulates perfect discipline; simulated fear postulates courage; simulated weakness postulates strength.
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
The general who advances without coveting fame and retreats without fearing disgrace, whose only thought is to protect his country ...
If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a distaste for riches; if their lives are not unduly ...
Therefore the skilful leader subdues the enemy's troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to the ...
The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
Hence that general is skilful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skilful in defense whose opponent d ...
Hence to fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resi ...
O divine art of sublety and secrecy! Through you we learn to be invisible, through you inaudible and hence we can hold the enemy's ...
If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy ...
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