It requires more courage to suffer than to die.

-Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte

Never depend on the multitude, full of instability and whims; always take precautions against it.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Wherever flowers cannot be reared, there man cannot live.
Napoleon Bonaparte

In the last analysis, one must be a military man in order to govern. It is only with boot and spurs that one can govern a horse.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Washington is dead! This great man fought against Tyranny; he established the liberty of his country. His memory will always be dear to the French people, as it will be to all free men of the two worlds; and especially to French soldiers, who, like him and the American soldiers, have combated for liberty and equality.
Napoleon Bonaparte

The art of being sometimes audacious and sometimes very prudent is the secret of success.

Napoleon Bonaparte
God has given me the will and the force to overcome all obstacles.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Great events ever depend but upon a single hair. The adroit man profits by everything, neglects nothing which can increase his chances; the less adroit, by sometimes disregarding a single chance, fails in everything.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Impatience is a great obstacle to success; he who treats everything with brusqueness gathers nothing, or only immature fruit which will never ripen.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Tis a principle of war that when you can use the lightning, 'tis better than cannon.

Napoleon Bonaparte
He that makes war without many mistakes has not made war very long.