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Sun Tzu

 (so͝on′ so͞o′, so͞on′ tsŭ′) or Sun Zi (so͞on′ tsŭ′) fl. 4th cent. bc.
Chinese author credited with writing the influential treatise The Art of War.
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EVERY battle is won before it is fought," said the Chinese general and military strategist Sun Tsu.
With the release of the Personalized MBA Game Plan, CPP and Veritas Prep have developed a program that enables business school applicants to follow the counsel of Chinese strategist Sun Tsu who stated in The Art of War, "If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles.
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Army logistics, expressed by Sun Tsu thousands of years ago, is the key to successful ground and war operations, and they really got that, while being equally impressed by our airpower logistics," said Bigger.
At the time of the Civil War, the theories of Clausewitz and Jomini were most influential among American officers, though Caesar, Napoleon, and even Sun Tsu may have entered the picture.
The saying probably originated with one of the most influential military strategists in history, Sun Tsu, who wrote in The Art of War, "If you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a hundred battles; if you do not know your enemies but do know yourself, you will win one and lose one; if you do not know your enemies nor yourself, you will be imperiled in every single battle.