Such is the cost of raising an army of 100,000 men.
Note: what? an oz of silver per 1000 men?
6. There is no instance of a country having benefited from prolonged warfare.
12. Hence his victories bring him neither reputation for wisdom nor credit for courage.
23. If fighting is sure to result in victory, then you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler's bidding.
Note: Surprising instructions to be insubordinate from "Art of War." Suprising to me anyway.