Audacity succeeds as often as it fails; in life it has an even chance.

-Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte

Society cannot exist without inequality of fortunes and the inequality of fortunes could not subsist without religion. Whenever a half-starved person is near another who is glutted, it is impossible to reconcile the difference if there is not an authority who tells him to.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Christ alone has succeeded in so raising the mind of man towards the unseen that it become insensible to the barriers of time and space.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent. Napoleon Bonap
Napoleon Bonaparte

The hand that gives is among the hand that takes. Money has no fatherland, financiers are without patriotism and without decency, their sole object is gain.

Napoleon Bonaparte
They wanted me to be a Washington.
Napoleon Bonaparte

The affairs of war, like the destiny of battles, as well as empires, hang upon a spiders thread.

Napoleon Bonaparte
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
Napoleon Bonaparte

France is invaded; I am leaving to take command of my troops, and, with God's help and their valor, I hope soon to drive the enemy beyond the frontier.

Napoleon Bonaparte
The purely defensive is doomed to defeat.