Carl Clausewitz

Carl Clausewitz

German military theorist
This tremendous friction which cannot, as in mechanics, be reduced to a few points, is everywhere in contact with chance, and brings about effects that cannot be measured just because they are largely due to chance. ...More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War is not an exercise of the will directed at an inanimate matter.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:16]
Close combat, man to man, is plainly to be regarded as the real basis of combat.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All action takes place, so to speak, in a kind of twilight, which like a fog or moonlight, often tends to make things seem grotesque and larger than they really are.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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