That’s it. Thank you. I wish our government would listen to the ancients.
Here's another one: "No long war ever profited any country: 100 victories in 100 battles is simply ridiculous."
Sun Tzu, The Art of War
We have been fighting radical islam for more than a decade now, with no end in sight. We let chances for an early and decisive victory slip away in favor of nation-building.
I know I'll catch flak for this, but some of the blame for that falls on Cheney.