Επτά μαθήματα που μπορεί να πάρει η Αμερικανική Αυτοκρατορία από τη Βυζαντινή.
Strive to end wars successfully by recruiting allies to change the balance of power. Diplomacy is even more important during war than peace. Reject, as the Byzantines did, the foolish aphorism that when the guns speak, diplomats fall silent. The most useful allies are those nearest to the enemy, for they know how best to fight his forces.