The art of the police is not to see what it is useless that it should see.
If the art of war were nothing but the art of avoiding risks, glory would become the prey of mediocre minds.... I have made all the calculations; fate will do the rest.
The future destiny of a child is always the work of the mother
War,--the trade of barbarians!
It is rare that a legislature reasons. It is too quickly impassioned.