In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
Never awake me when you have good news to announce, because with good news nothing...
The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second...
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform...
A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
Vengeance has no foresight
Battles are lost or won in 15 minites
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet
The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
If I had believed in a God of rewards and punishments, I might have lost...
I made all my generals out of mud.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.
Public instruction should be the first object of government.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
The man who wakes up and finds himself famous hasn't been asleep.
A girl must marry for love, and keep on marrying until she finds it.