With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
You don't govern men who don't have religion, you shoot them.
How can you have order in a state without religion? For, when one man is dying of hunger near another who is ill of surfeit, he cannot resign himself to this difference unless there is an authority which declares 'God wills it thus.' Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets. Napoleon Bonapart
In matters of government, justice means force as well as virtue.