The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
A leader is a dealer in hope.
I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies...
Medicines are only fit for old people.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence
Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of...
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
France has more need of me than I have need of France.
When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one...
Imagination governs the world.
Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich
The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree...
Truth alone wounds.
To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to...
Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
In order to govern, the question is not to follow out a more or less...
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.