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知己知彼
Simplified 知己知彼
Traditional 知己知彼
Pin Yin
zhi1 ji3 zhi1 bi3
English
  • Know yourself, know your enemy (成语 saw, from Sunzi's Art of War 孫子兵法|孙子兵法[Sun1 zi3 Bing1 fa3])
Examples:
1. 知己知彼,百战百胜
Better the devil you know than the devil you don't
2. 连毛泽东都说过要“知己知彼,百战百胜”。
Even Mao Tse-tung was known to say, " Know your enemy, know yourself; hundred battles, hundred won".
3. 连毛泽东都说过要"知己知彼,百战百胜"。
Even Mao Tse-tung was known to say, "Know your enemy, know yourself; a hundred battles, a hundred won".
4. 故曰:知己知彼,百战不贻;
Hence the saying: If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles.
5. 知己知彼,百战不殆。
Know the enemy and know yourself, and you can fight a hundred Battles without defeat.
6. 知己知彼百战百胜
Know your enemy and know yourself
7. 可见焦聚全集中在知己知彼上面。
The focus was entirely on understanding the enemy and oneself.
8. 知己知彼
Your must know both your opponent and yourself.