To command, you must first of all speak to the eyes.
The Mohammedan religion is the finest of all
A general-in-chief should ask himself several times in the day, What if the enemy were to appear now in my front, or on my right, or my left?
History is written by the winners.
One must indeed be ignorant of the methods of genius to suppose that it allows itself to be cramped by forms. Forms are for mediocrity, and it is fortunate that mediocrity can act only according to routine. Ability takes its flight unhindered.