Top 10 Moments Quotes by Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte

The most dangerous moment comes with victory.

Napoleon Bonaparte
It is not set speeches at the moment of battle that render soldiers brave.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Our hour is marked, and no one can claim a moment of life beyond what fate has predestined.

Napoleon Bonaparte
In war there is but one favorable moment; the great art is to seize it!
Napoleon Bonaparte

Sometimes a single battle decides everything and sometimes, too, the slightest circumstance decides the issue of a battle. There is a moment in every battle at which the least manoeuvre is decisive and gives superiority, as one drop of water causes overflow.

Napoleon Bonaparte
A new-born Government must shine and astonish - the moment it loses its éclat it falls.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Remember that a man, a true man, never hates. His rages and his bad moods never last beyond the present moment-like electric shocks.

Napoleon Bonaparte
The fate of a battle is the result of a moment, of a thought: the hostile forces advance with various combinations, they attack each other and fight for a certain time; the critical moment arrives, a mental flash decides, and the least reserve accomplishes the object.
Napoleon Bonaparte

There is only one favorable moment in war; talent consists in knowing how to seize it.

Napoleon Bonaparte
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.