If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight...
If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler’s bidding.
- Sun Tzu
Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.
Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood. Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.
- Sun Tzu
Do not press an enemy at bay.
Do not press an enemy at bay.
- Sun Tzu
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.
- Sun Tzu
To know your Enemy, you must become your Enemy.
To know your Enemy, you must become your Enemy.
- Sun Tzu
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
- Sun Tzu
Victory comes from finding opportunities in problems.
Victory comes from finding opportunities in problems.
- Sun Tzu
Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.
Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.
- Sun Tzu
Keep your friends close, your enemies even closer.
Keep your friends close, your enemies even closer.
- Sun Tzu
The greatest victory is that which requires no battle.
The greatest victory is that which requires no battle.
- Sun Tzu
If your opponent is of choleric temper, irritate him.
If your opponent is of choleric temper, irritate him.
- Sun Tzu
Quickness is the essence of the war.
Quickness is the essence of the war.
- Sun Tzu
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
- Sun Tzu
The peak efficiency of knowledge and strategy is to make conflict unnecessary.
The peak efficiency of knowledge and strategy is to make conflict unnecessary.
- Sun Tzu
Sometimes we need to loss the small battles inorder to win the war.
Sometimes we need to loss the small battles in order to win the war.
- Sun Tzu
You need the right people with you not the best people.
You need the right people with you, not the best people.
- Jack Ma
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
- William Shakespeare
Some are born mad, some achieve madness, and some have madness thrust upon 'em.
Some are born mad, some achieve madness, and some have madness thrust upon ’em.
- William Shakespeare
All's well that ends well.
All’s well that ends well.
- William Shakespeare
What's done can't be undone.
What’s done can’t be undone.
- William Shakespeare
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
- William Shakespeare
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
- William Shakespeare
Some Cupid kills with arrows, some with traps.
Some Cupid kills with arrows, some with traps.
- William Shakespeare
There is no darkness but ignorance.
There is no darkness but ignorance.
- William Shakespeare
Conscience doth make cowards of us all.
Conscience doth make cowards of us all.
- William Shakespeare
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
- William Shakespeare
Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.
Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.
- Warren Buffett
Can you really explain to a fish what it’s like to walk on land?...
Can you really explain to a fish what it’s like to walk on land? One day on land is worth a thousand years of talking about it, and one day running a business has exactly the same kind of value.
- Warren Buffett
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.
- Warren Buffett
Fantasy and reality often overlap.
Fantasy and reality often overlap.
- Walt Disney
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable.
- Walt Disney
That’s the real trouble with the world. Too many people grow up.
That’s the real trouble with the world. Too many people grow up.
- Walt Disney
All the powers in the universe are already ours.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
- Swami Vivekananda
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if...
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
- Swami Vivekananda
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
- Swami Vivekananda
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
- Swami Vivekananda
If you define the problem correctly, you almost have the Solution.
If you define the problem correctly, you almost have the Solution.
- Steve Jobs
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.
- Steve Jobs
We are all different, but we share the same human spirit.
We are all different, but we share the same human spirit. Perhaps it’s human nature that we adapt and survive.
- Stephen Hawking
The thing about smart people is that they seem like crazy people to dumb people.
The thing about smart people is that they seem like crazy people to dumb people.
- Stephen Hawking
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
- Oscar Wilde
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
- Oscar Wilde
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
- Oscar Wilde
Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
- Oscar Wilde
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will...
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
- Oprah Winfrey
When people show you who they are … believe them!
When people show you who they are … believe them!
- Oprah Winfrey
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
- Oprah Winfrey
One of the hardest things in life to learn are which bridges to cross and which bridges to burn
One of the hardest things in life to learn are which bridges to cross and which bridges to burn.
- Oprah Winfrey
Fools multiply when wise men are silent
Fools multiply when wise men are silent.
- Nelson Mandela
It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another.
It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another.
- Nelson Mandela