Public instruction should be the first object of government.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Respect the burden.
An army marches on its stomach.
A picture is worth a thousand words.
Men of genius are meteors intended to burn to light their century.
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...
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
An urgent missive sent to Josephine Home in three days. Don't wash.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
The art of government is not to let me grow stale.
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The human race is governed by its imagination.
I made all my generals out of mud.