The human race is governed by its imagination.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes
Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich
The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.
The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances...
With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone...
Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
Never awake me when you have good news to announce, because with good news nothing...
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Mankind's worst enemy is fear of work
England is a nation of shopkeepers.
Public morals are natural complements of all laws: they are by themselves an entire code.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions, and it...
To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to...
In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it...
Men of genius are meteors intended to burn to light their century.
Everyone is born with genius, but most people only keep it a few minutes.
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.