Details, details, Scouse!
Of course I am being tongue in cheek.
Rifles can win, of heavily influence, battles, such as at Mons in 1914.
But weight of a nation's economic capacity to prosecute a long-term conflict wins wars more often than not.
No where is that more clear than in world war ii.
"The gift which I am sending you is called a dog, and is in fact the most precious and valuable possession of mankind" -Theodorus Gaza
Baby Jesus cries when the fat redneck doesn't have military-grade firepower.