Det. Danny Fisher: I'm training the world's most dominant pug. He's going through a bulking phase.
A magistrate is not a father; he must be just and severe. Only tyrants are fathers.
The contagion of crime is like that of the plague. Criminals collected together corrupt each other. They are worse than ever when, at the termination of their punishment, they return to society.
Un croquis vaut mieux qu
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
The more I study the world, the more I am convinced of the inability of brute force to create anything durable.
A constitution should be framed so as not to impede the action of government, nor force the government to its violation.
Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.
Since the discovery of printing, knowledge has been called to power, and power has been used to make knowledge a slave.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
A King should sacrifice the best affections of his heart for the good of his country; no sacrifice should be above his determination.
Secrets travel fast in Paris.
I know men; and I tell you that Jesus Christ is not a man. Superficial minds see a resemblance between Christ and the founders of empires, and the gods of other religions. That resemblance does not exist. There is between Christianity and whatever other religions the distance of infinity...
Many a one commits a reprehensible action, who is at bottom an honourable man, because man seldom acts upon natural impulse, but from some secret passion of the moment which lies hidden and concealed within the narrowest folds of his heart.
An army marches on its stomach. Napoleon Bonap
Do not talk to me of goodness, of abstract justice, of nature law. Necessity is the highest law, public welfare is the highest justice.
Patriotism is a word which represents a noble idea.
I drink Champagne when I win, to celebrate...and I drink Champagne when I lose, to console myself.
A king is sometimes obliged to commit crimes; but they are the crimes of his position.
Love is the occupation of the idle man, the amusement of a busy one, and the shipwreck of a sovereign.
Posterity alone rightly judges kings. Posterity alone has the right to accord or withhold honors.