In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who...
I am the successor, not of Louis XVI, but of Charlemagne.
It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet
When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
There are times when a battle decides everything, and there are times when the most...
The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication...
Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
Let the path be open to talent.
The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who...
The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it...
Others go to bed with their mistresses; I with my ideas.
Birth control that really works - every night before we go to bed we spend...