He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander. Napoleon Bonapart
Oh well, no matter what happens, there's always death.
One bad general is worth two good ones.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war. Napoleon Bonapart
Take a dose of medicine once, and in all probability you will be obliged to take an additional hundred afterwards
The superior man is never in anyone's way.
Friends must always be treated as if one day they might be enemies.
The fool has one great advantage over a man of sense; he is always satisfied with himself.
Strategy is the art of making use of time and space. I am less concerned about the later than the former. Space we can recover, lost time never.
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely. Napoleon Bonap
War is like government, a matter of tact.
Medicines are only fit for old people.
In war, groping tactics, half-way measures, lose everything.
I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the point of madness, and I cannot continue to be separated from her. If she no longer loved me, I would have nothing left to do on earth.
Liberty and equality are magical words.
It is not set speeches at the moment of battle that render soldiers brave.
Oh Man, Man. How despicable in slavery, how great when fired with the love of freedom!
I marvel that whereas the ambitious dreams of my self, Caesar, and Alexander should have vanished into thin air, a Judean peasant-Jesus-s hould be able to stretch His hands across the centuries and control the destinies of men and nations.
If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
The only conquests that are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.
When I had the honor to be a second lieutenant, I ate dry bread, but I never let anyone know that I was poor.
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
Those who have changed the universe have never done it by changing officials, but always by inspiring the people.
The only one who is wiser than anyone is everyone.
Men will risk their lives, even die for ribbons.
Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.