If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes
The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second...
He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.
I made all my generals out of mud.
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
A soul you say? Give my pocketwatch to a savage and he'll think it has...
We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and...
I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the...
The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all...
Over-preparation is the foe of inspiration
Battles are lost or won in 15 minites
A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done...
To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to...
War is the business of barbarians.
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
I am the successor, not of Louis XVI, but of Charlemagne.
The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.