Carl Clausewitz

Carl Clausewitz

German military theorist
War is an act of violence pushed to its utmost limits.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If we do not learn to regard a war, and the separate campaigns of which it is composed, as a chain of linked engagements each leading to the next, but instead succumb to the idea that the capture of certain geographical points or the seizure of undefended provinces are of value in themselves, we are liable to regard them as windfall profits.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every age has its own kind of war, its own limiting conditions and its own peculiar preconceptions.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The first, the supreme, the most far-reaching act of judgment that the statesman and commander have to make is to establish ... the kind of war on which they are embarking.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War is the continuation of politics by other means.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:38]

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