This is the most famous one of the 36th strategy, immortalized in the form of a Chinese idiom: "Of the Thirty-Six Stratagems, fleeing is best." (三十六計，走為上策 - sānshí liù jì, zǒu wèi shàng cè)
This seems to me similar to the SF-principle: "If it don't work - try something different"
What's about the other 35 strategems? How do they fit to SF?
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