We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Quote by Napoleon Bonaparte
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the...
War is the business of barbarians.
Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.
The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better...
I made all my generals out of mud.
A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances...
Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
Truth alone wounds.
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we...
To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to...
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
The human race is governed by its imagination.
Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.