We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Battles are lost or won in 15 minites
When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one...
Imagination rules the world.
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform...
Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of...
Imagination governs the world.
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
An urgent missive sent to Josephine Home in three days. Don't wash.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Ability is nothing without opportunity.
I made all my generals out of mud.
Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.
In war, three quarters turns on personal character and relations; the balance of manpower and...
A soul you say? Give my pocketwatch to a savage and he'll think it has...
The only victory over love is flight.
Respect the burden.
Public morals are natural complements of all laws: they are by themselves an entire code.
It appears to me that in Ethics, as in all other philosophical studies, the difficulties...
Even the most rational approach to ethics is defenseless if there isn't the will to...