Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
Vengeance has no foresight
There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous.
A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life...
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all...
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
Public instruction should be the first object of government.
Public morals are natural complements of all laws: they are by themselves an entire code.
From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree...
The art of government is not to let me grow stale.
We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who...
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.