The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it for all the thrones in the world
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.
If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
Truth alone wounds.
It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
Imagination rules the world.
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone...
In war, three quarters turns on personal character and relations; the balance of manpower and...
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
All religions have been made by men.
The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.
Battles are lost or won in 15 minites
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
An urgent missive sent to Josephine Home in three days. Don't wash.
Providence is always on the side of the last reserve
All that I know of tomorrow is that Providence will rise before the sun.
The longer I live, the more faith I have in Providence, and the less faith...