Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes
War is the business of barbarians
I have only one counsel for you - be master.
Time is the great art of man.
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Let the path be open to talent.
There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous.
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.
The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
God! How men of letters are stupid.
Public instruction should be the first object of government.
Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
I made all my generals out of mud.