Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one...
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...
Life is strewn with so many dangers, and can be the source of so many...
High politic is only common sense applied to great things.
Let the path be open to talent.
An army marches on its stomach.
There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.
A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done...
Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.
War is the business of barbarians.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
France has more need of me than I have need of France.
There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who...
It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
A soul you say? Give my pocketwatch to a savage and he'll think it has...
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
I am responsible only to God and history.
History is more or less bunk.