Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone...
England is a nation of shopkeepers.
It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
I made all my generals out of mud.
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we...
God! How men of letters are stupid.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Respect the burden.
Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich
Truth fears no question.
A leader is a dealer in hope
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.