"Nothing gives one person so much
another as to remain always cool and unruffled
under all circumstances."
- Thomas Jefferson
American statesman and 3rd president of the US (1743 - 1826)
"It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are
punished unless they kill in large numbers and
to the sound of trumpets."
French author, humanist, rationalist, & satirist (1694 - 1778)
"Superiority of numbers is the most common element in
Superiority. . can obviously reach the point where it is
It thus follows that as many troops as possible should be
into the engagement at the decisive point."
- Von Clausewitz
and military theorist