Victory can be snatched from the jaws of defeat:
Use an opponent strength against him.
To win not by overwhelming force but by inflicting greater loses on the enemy.
Victory can be achieve in one swift decisive engagement.
Correctly predict the enemy's behavior.
Exploit the flaws of the enemy.
Take advantage of your good fortune.
"Battle is a series of blunders and errors. The side that makes the least will win; the side that
makes the most will lose!" (Japanese saying)
Who controls the past
Controls the future
Who controls the present
Controls the past. (Novel: "1984")