連環計/Lian Huan Ji – Interlocking Stratagems
Original Text: When faced with many generals & numerous soldiers, you may not be able to withstand them, cause them to wear themselves out in order to reduce their momentum. Within the midst of the army, good fortune, he receives Heaven’s favor.
Analysis: When the enemy troops are powerful you should not obstinately go all out, instead you ought to use a stratagem to make them impede one another, weakening or eliminating their fighting strength. A Commander in Chief who is wise & leads properly is able to overcome the enemy & control victory as if he has Heaven’s assistance.