I hate and I love. Perhaps you ask why I do so. I do not know, but I feel it, and am in agony
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Respect the burden.
Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions, and it...
The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it...
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better...
It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
I can no longer obey; I have tasted command, and I cannot give it up.
War is the business of barbarians
Revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life...
Providence is always on the side of the last reserve
The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication...
The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
A picture is worth a thousand words.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all...
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances...
When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level...
I made all my generals out of mud.