Xun Zi

Xun Zi

Chinese military general, strategist and philosopher who is traditionally believed, and who is most likely, to have authored the Art of War
To fight and conquer in all our battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:01]
Now the reason the enlightened prince and the wise general conquer the enemy whenever they move and their achievements surpass those of ordinary men is foreknowledge.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:57]
In the practical art of war, the best thing of all is to take the enemy's country whole and intact; to shatter and destroy it is not so good.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:22]
Be extremely subtle, even to the point of formlessness. Be extremely mysterious, even to the point of soundlessness. Thereby you can be the director of the opponent's fate.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:18]
There has never been a protracted war from which a country has benefited.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:40]

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