He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.
The secret of war lies in the communications.
What are the conditions that make for the superiority of an army? Its internal organization, military habits in officers and men, the confidence of each in themselves; that is to say, bravery, patience, and all that is contained in the idea of moral means.
The worse the man, the better the soldier.
Remember that a man, a true man, never hates. His rages and his bad moods never last beyond the present moment-like electric shocks.