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彼を知り己を知れば百戦殆からず, かれをしりおのれをしればひゃくせんあやうからず
Expression, Proverb, from Sun Tzu's The Art of War
if you know your enemy and know yourself, in a hundred battles you will never be defeated, know your enemy
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