Shang Yang

Shang Yang

was an important statesman of the State of Qin during the Warring States Period of Chinese history
If the people are victorious against the government, the nation will be weak; if the government is victorious against the people, the military will have strength. [thus they] will have the means by which they may fight, and thus ascend to supremacy. /people/ Shang Yang quotes

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