Master Sun’s Rules of Warfare #19

July 10, 2016


“Therefore, determine the enemy’s plans and you will know which strategy will be successful and which will not. Agitate him and ascertain the pattern of his movement.”

(The Art of War, Chapter VI, Weaknesses and Strengths*)

* « Weaknesses and Strengths » stands for 虛實 (Xūshí)

Sun Tzu, Chinese strategist (c. 544 BC-c. 496 BCE)



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