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 see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is not the acme of excellence.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:05]
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]
Prohibit the taking of omens, and do away with superstitious doubts. Then, until death itself comes, no calamity need be feared.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:23]
Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys; look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:28]
The opportunity to secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself. More Xun Zi quotes [07/19/2011 02:07:20]

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