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The supreme, the merciless, the destroyer of opposition, the exalted King, the shepherd, the protector of the quarters of the world, the King the word of whose mouth destroys mountains and seas, who by his lordly attack has forced mighty and merciless Kings from the rising of the sun to the setting of the same to acknowledge one supremacy. - King of Assyria


Two-thirds of the Earth's surface is covered with water. The other third is covered with auditors from headquarters. - Norman Augustine


The one who figures on victory at headquarters before even doing battle is the one who has the most strategic factors on his side. (The Art of War) - Sun Tzu


Politics is the gizzard of society, full of grit and gravel, and the two political parties are its opposite halves, sometimes split into quarters, which grind on each other. Not only individuals but states have thus a confirmed dyspepsia. - Henry David Thoreau


I never held a council of war in my life. I heard what men had to say, the stream of talk at headquarters, but I made up my own mind, and from my written orders my staff got their first knowledge of what was to be done. No living man knew of plans until they matured and decided. - Ulysses Simpson Grant


Imagination and fiction make up more than three-quarters of our real life. - Simone Weil


In war, three quarters turns on personal character and relations; the balance of manpower and materials counts only for the remaining quarter. - Napoleon Bonaparte