Carl von Clausewitz Quotes
Most popular Carl von Clausewitz Quotes
War is the continuation of politics by other means.
The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.
Pursue one great decisive aim with force and determination.
To be practical, any plan must take account of the enemy's power to frustrate it.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Strength of character does not consist solely in having powerful feelings, but in maintaining one's balance in spite of them.
Politics is the womb in which war develops—where its outlines already exist in their hidden rudimentary form, like the characteristics of living creatures in their embryos.