Carl Clausewitz

Carl Clausewitz

German military theorist
Only the element of chance is needed to make war a gamble, and that element is never absent.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Responsibility and danger do not tend to free or stimulate the average person's mind- rather the contrary; but wherever they do liberate an individual's judgement and confidence we can be sure that we are in the presence of exceptional ability.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:52]
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:01]
Whenever armed forces . . . are used, the idea of combat must be present. . . . The end for which a soldier is recruited, clothed, armed, and trained, the whole object of his sleeping, eating, drinking, and marching is simply that he should fight at the right place and the right time.More Carl Clausewitz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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