Pretty much, that's a tenet in the art of war. The best strategists are the ones who choses the situation, time and place of battle. Think Napoleon or Alexander...Quote:
Originally Posted by peng
... in essence, a good practitioner will strive to chose those strategies from among the ones he knows that will give him the best chance to win a confrontation in a given situation. The extreme opposite of that is the practitioner who just tries to wing it...
... in that case, if all we have is a hammer, and all we know is how to swing it, then everything begins to look like a nail.