To make yourself understood to people, one must first speak to their eyes
There is only one thing in this world, and that is to keep acquiring money and more money, power and more power. All the rest is meaningless.
Here, Gentlemen, a dog teaches us a lesson in humanity.
With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything. Napoleon Bonap
The most dangerous moment comes with victory.
In time of revolution, with perseverance and courage, a soldier should think nothing impossible.
We walk faster when we walk alone.
An army must have but one line of operations. This must be maintained with care and abandoned only for major reasons.
A society without religion is like a vessel without compass.
Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities. Napoleon Bonapart
The advance and perfecting of mathematics are closely joined to the prosperity of the nation.
I have fought sixty battles, and I have learnt nothing which I did not know at the beginning.
To extraordinary circumstance we must apply extraordinary remedies.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
History is written by the winners.
The admiral needs only one science, that of navigation. The general needs all the sciences.
Republican despotism is more fertile in acts of tyranny, because everyone has a hand in it.
Who saves his country violates no law.
Leave the Artillerymen alone, they are an obstinate lot...
Civilization does everything for the mind and favors it entirely at the expense of the body.
Do you know what amazes me more than anything else? The impotence of force to organize anything.
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals. Napoleon Bonapart
If obedience is the result of the instinct of the masses, revolt is the result of their thought.
Adversity is the midwife of genius
An aristocracy is the true support of a monarchy.
He, who practices right, but in the hope of acquiring great renown, is very near to vice.
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
To attach no importance to public opinion, is a proof that you do not merit its suffrage.
One must learn to forgive and not to hold a hostile, bitter attitude of mind, which offends those about us and prevents us from enjoying ourselves. One must recognize human shortcomings and adjust himself to them rather than to be constantly finding fault with them.
Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.