What the ancients called a clever fighter is one who not only wins, but excels in winning with ease.
If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat.
cited by Pi I-hsun, we may see in this theory a probable solution of the mystery. Between Ssu-ma Ch’ien and
Therefore, the skillful commander imposes his will on the enemy by making the enemy come to him instead of being brought to the enemy.
La ira puede cambiar con el tiempo a alegría; el enojo puede ser reemplazado por el contento.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster
If your opponent is of choleric temper, seek to irritate him. Pretend to be weak, that he may grow arrogant.
licited from spirits; it cannot be obtained inductively from experience, nor by any
[I]t contains a great deal that Sun Tzu did not write, and very little indeed of what he did.
to concentrate or to divide your troops, must be decided by circumstances. 17. Let your rapidity be that of the wind, [The simile is doubly