Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
A soul you say? Give my pocketwatch to a savage and he'll think it has...
When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform...
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
High politic is only common sense applied to great things.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.
If I had believed in a God of rewards and punishments, I might have lost...
The human race is governed by its imagination.
I can no longer obey; I have tasted command, and I cannot give it up.
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it...
I hate and I love. Perhaps you ask why I do so. I do not...
In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.
Respect the burden.