Page:Sun Tzu on The art of war.djvu/204

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  1. 踐墨隨敵以決戰事
  2. 是故始如處女敵人開戶後如脫兎敵不及拒


67. Walk in the path defined by rule, and accommodate yourself to the enemy until you can fight a decisive battle.

68. At first, then, exhibit the coyness of a maiden, until the enemy gives you an opening; afterwards emulate the rapidity of a running hare, and it will be too late for the enemy to oppose you.