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Napoleon Bonaparte
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A well-composed song strikes the mind and softens the feelings, and produces a greater effect than a moral work, which convinces our reason, but does not warm our feelings, nor effect the slightest alteration in our habits Napoleon Bonaparte
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I am the signet which marks the page where the revolution has been stopped; but when I die it will turn the page and resume its course. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Hereditary succession to the magistracy is absurd, as it tends to make a property of it; it is incompatible with the sovereignty of the people. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In a conquered country benevolence is not humanitarianism. It is a general political axiom that a conqueror must not inspire a good opinion of his benevolence until he has demonstrated that he can be severe with malefactors. Napoleon Bonaparte
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We are nothing but by the law. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I have never loved anyone for love's sake except, perhaps, Josephine - a little. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In war as in love, to bring matters to a close, you must get close together. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I don't employ Talleyrand when I want a thing done, but only when I want to have the appearance of wanting to do it. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The great difficulty with politics is, that there are no established principles. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I may have had many projects, but I never was free to carry out any of them. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In a battle, as in a siege, the art consists in concentrating very heavy fire on a particular point. The line of battle once established, the one who has the ability to concentrate an unlooked for mass of artillery suddenly and unexpectedly on one of these points is sure to carry the day. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Our credulity is a part of the imperfection of our natures. It is inherent in us to desire to generalize, when we ought, on the contrary, to guard ourselves very carefully from this tendency. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The populace judges of the power of God by the power of the priests. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I cannot believe there is a god who punishes and rewards, for I see honest folk unlucky, and rogues unlucky. Napoleon Bonaparte
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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
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What are we? What is the future? What is the past? What magic fluid envelops us and hides from us the things it is most important for us to know? We are born, we live, and we die in the midst of the marvelous. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is not necessary to prohibit or encourage oddities of conduct which are not harmful. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is rare that a legislature reasons. It is too quickly impassioned. Napoleon Bonaparte
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A book in which there were no lies would be a curiosity. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Aristocracy is the spirit of the Old Testament, democracy of the New. Napoleon Bonaparte
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You cannot drag a man's conscience before any tribunal, and no one is answerable for his religious opinions to any power on earth. Napoleon Bonaparte
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An army ought to be ready every moment to offer all the resistance of which it is capable. Napoleon Bonaparte
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That dependable courage, which in spite of the most sudden circumstances, nevertheless allows freedom of mind, of judgment and of decision, is exceedingly rare. Napoleon Bonaparte
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[Medicine is] a collection of uncertain prescriptions the results of which, taken collectively, are more fatal than useful to mankind. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I fear three newspapers more than a hundred thousand bayonets. 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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Never interfere with an enemy in the process of destroying himself. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Whatever you ardently and passionately desire, that you obtain. Napoleon Bonaparte
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There is no such thing as an accident, only a failure to recognise the hand of fate Napoleon Bonaparte
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I treat policies like war. I hoodwink one flank so as to trounce the other. In my family we kneel only to God. Napoleon Bonaparte
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When your enemy is doing something wrong, do not interrupt him. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it for all the thrones in the world. Napoleon Bonaparte
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For the maintenance of peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks which forerun cannon-shots. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne and I myself have founded empires; but upon what do these creations of our genius depend? Upon force, Jesus alone founded His empire upon love; and to this very day millions would die for Him. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Champagne! In victory, one deserves it; in defeat one needs it. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Men have their virtues and their vices, their heroisms and their perversities; men are neither wholly good nor wholly bad, but possess and practice all that there is of good and bad here below. Such is the general rule. Temperament, education, the accidents of life, are modifying factors. Outside of this, everything is ordered arrangement, everything is chance. Such has been my rule of expectation and it has usually brought me success. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Leaders have to be dealers in hope. Napoleon Bonaparte
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On victory, you deserve beer. On defeat, you need it. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Life is strewn with so many dangers, and can be the source of so many misfortunes, that death is not the greatest of them. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The art of being sometimes audacious and sometimes very prudent is the secret of success. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Variety made the Revolution. Liberty was just a pretext. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Religion is, in fact, the dominion of the soul; it is the hope, the anchor of safety, the deliverance from evil. What a service has Christianity rendered to humanity! Napoleon Bonaparte
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A faithful friend is the true image of the Deity. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Success is the most convincing talker in the world. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Courage cannot be counterfeited. It is one virtue that escapes hypocrisy. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I fear three newspapers more than a hundred thousand bayonets Napoleon Bonaparte
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I haven't known 6 days of happiness in my life. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength. Napoleon Bonaparte
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You write to me that it's impossible. The word is not French. Napoleon Bonaparte
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A society without religion is like a vessel without compass. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich. Napoleon Bonaparte
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There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The only victories which leave no regret are those which are gained over ignorance. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Ability is nothing without opportunity. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy. Napoleon Bonaparte
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There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who steals what is most precious to men: time. Napoleon Bonaparte
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I have only one counsel for you - be master. Napoleon Bonaparte
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The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely. Napoleon Bonaparte
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A picture is worth a thousand words. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Remember, gentlemen, what a Roman emperor said: The corpse of an enemy always smells sweet. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Between a battle lost and a battle won, the distance is immense and there stand empires. Napoleon Bonaparte
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In war the simplest manoeuvres are the best. Napoleon Bonaparte
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It is cowardly to commit suicide. The English often kill themselves. It is a malady caused by the humid climate. Napoleon Bonaparte
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Nothing is so important in war as an undivided command. Napoleon Bonaparte
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