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A form of government that is not the result of a long sequence of shared experiences, efforts, and endeavors can never take root. Napoleon Bonaparte
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One must indeed be ignorant of the methods of genius to suppose that it allows itself to be cramped by forms. Forms are for mediocrity, and it is fortunate that mediocrity can act only according to routine. Ability takes its flight unhindered. Napoleon Bonaparte
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There is a joy in danger. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of equality for which the European oligarchy detests me Napoleon Bonaparte
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Arabia was idolatrous when, six centuries after Jesus, Muhammad introduced the worship of the God of Abraham, of Ishmael, of Moses, and Jesus. The Ariyans and some other sects had disturbed the tranquility of the east by agitating the question of the nature of the Father, the son, and the Holy Ghost. Muhammad declared that there was none but one God who had no father, no son and that the trinity imported the idea of idolatry... Napoleon Bonaparte
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To be believed make the truth unbelievable. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is in times of difficulty that great nations like great men display the whole energy of their character and become an object of admiration to posterity. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The fool has one great advantage over a man of sense; he is always satisfied with himself. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In war, three-quarters turns on personal character and relations; the balance of manpower and materials counts only for the remaining quarter. Napoleon Bonaparte
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What my enemies call a general peace is my destruction. What I call peace is merely the disarmament of my enemies. Am I not more moderate than they? Napoleon Bonaparte
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To extraordinary circumstance we must apply extraordinary remedies. Napoleon Bonaparte
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When defending itself against another country, a nation never lacks men, but too often, soldiers. Napoleon Bonaparte
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You cannot stop me; I spend thirty thousand men a month. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The art of land warfare is an art of genius, of inspiration. On the sea nothing is genius or inspiration; everything is positive or empiric. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is with artillery that war is made. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I have fought sixty battles, and I have learnt nothing which I did not know at the beginning. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Good infantry is without doubt the sinews of an army; but if it has to fight a long time against very superior artillery, it will become demoralized and will be destroyed. Napoleon Bonaparte
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All generals, officers, and soldiers who capitulate in battle to save their own lives should be decimated. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Muhammad was a great man, an intrepid soldier; with a handful of men he triumphed at the battle of Bender (sic); a great captain, eloquent, a great man of state, he revived his fatherland and created a new people and a new power in the middle of Arabia. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In the eyes of empire builders men are not men but instruments. Napoleon Bonaparte
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True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life, in whatever shape they may challenge us to combat. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I cannot approve of your method of operation, you proceed like a bewildered idiot, taking not the least notice of my orders. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Do you know what amazes me more than anything else? The impotence of force to organize anything. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Men of genius are meteors destined to burn themselves out in lighting up their age. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Lies circle the earth while Truth is still trying to put on its shoes. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Generals who save troops for the next day are always beaten. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is an ambassador's duty to stand up for his nation's foreign policy in any era and under any government whatsoever. Ambassadors are, in the full meaning of the term, titled spies. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In a great nation, the majority are incapable of judging wisely of things. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The policies of all powers are inherent in their geography. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I am conquered less by fortune than by the egotism and ingratitude of my companions in arms. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Passionate people invariably deny their anger, and cowards often boast their ignorance of fear. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Vengeance has no foresight. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Every beggar shall be arrested. But to arrest a beggar merely in order to put him in jail would be barbarous and absurd. He should be arrested for the sole purpose of teaching him how to earn a living by his work. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The stupid speak of the past, the wise of the present, and fools of the future. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Public opinion is a mysterious and invisible power, to which everything must yield. There is nothing more fickle, more vague, or more powerful; yet capricious as it is, it is nevertheless much more often true, reasonable, and just, than we imagine. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The barbarous custom of having men beaten who are suspected of having important secrets to reveal must be abolished. It has always been recognized that this way of interrogating men, by putting them to torture, produces nothing worthwhile. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I have made noise enough in the world already, perhaps too much, and am now getting old, and want retirement. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I shall be an Attila to Venice. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The most constant, the most powerful, and the most generous of all my enemies. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Envy is a declaration of inferiority. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The more I study the world, the more I am convinced of the inability of brute force to create anything durable. Napoleon Bonaparte
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My downfall raises me to infinite heights. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The most insupportable of tyrannies is that of inferiors. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I may be accused or rashness, but not sluggishness. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Posterity will talk of Washington as the founder of a great empire, when my name shall be lost in the vortex of revolution. Napoleon Bonaparte
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France always has plenty men of talent, but it is always deficient in men of action and high character. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is an approved maxim in war, never to do what the enemy wishes you to do, for this reason alone, that he desires it. Napoleon Bonaparte
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If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The truest wisdom is a resolute determination. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment. Napoleon Bonaparte
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One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The word impossible is not in my dictionary. Napoleon Bonaparte
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One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority. Napoleon Bonaparte
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He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat. Napoleon Bonaparte
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A true man hates no one. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult. Napoleon Bonaparte
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If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy. Napoleon Bonaparte
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There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the long run the sword will always be conquered by the spirit. Napoleon Bonaparte
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A Constitution should be short and obscure. Napoleon Bonaparte
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What a solace Christianity must be to one who has an undoubted conviction of its truth! Napoleon Bonaparte
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From first to last, Jesus is the same; always the same-majestic and simple, infinitely severe and infinitely gentle. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Jesus Chris was more than man. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Love is the occupation of the idle man, the amusement of a busy one, and the shipwreck of a sovereign. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I have doubtless erred more or less in politics, but a crime I never committed. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Suicide is a crime the most revolting to the feelings; nor does any reason suggest itself to our understanding by which it can be justified. It certainly originates in that species of fear which we denominate poltroonery. For what claim can that man have to courage who trembles at the frowns of fortunes? True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life in whatever shape they may challenge him to combat. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The fate of war is to be exalted in the morning, and low enough at night! There is but one step from triumph to ruin. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Put your iron hand in a velvet glove. Napoleon Bonaparte
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To write history one must be more than a man, since the author who holds the pen of this great justiciary must be free from all preoccupation of interest or vanity. Napoleon Bonaparte
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