Over-preparation is the foe of inspiration
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better...
When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
Mankind's worst enemy is fear of work
If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances...
The army is the true nobility of our country.
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree...
Truth fears no question.
The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
Public instruction should be the first object of government.
Life is strewn with so many dangers, and can be the source of so many...
And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of...
Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion.