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Napoleon Bonaparte

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QUEEN ELIZABETH II
My husband has quite simply been my strength and stay all these years, and I owe him a debt greater ...
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I have been aware all the time that my peoples, spread far and wide throughout every continent and o...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its ...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
Therefore I am sure that this, my Coronation, is not the symbol of a power and a splendor that are g...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
The events that I have attended to mark my Diamond Jubilee have been a humbling experience. It has t...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughou...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I hope that tomorrow we can all, wherever we are, join in expressing our grief at Diana's loss, ...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
First, I want to pay tribute to Diana myself. She was an exceptional and gifted human being. In good...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something e...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your s...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
We lost the American colonies because we lacked the statesmanship to know the right time and the man...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
These wretched babies don't come until they are ready.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of ...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
It is easy enough to define what the Commonwealth is not. Indeed this is quite a popular pastime.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I have to be seen to be believed.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
At Christmas, I am always struck by how the spirit of togetherness lies also at the heart of the Chr...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
For many, Christmas is also a time for coming together. But for others, service will come first.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
The lessons from the peace process are clear; whatever life throws at us, our individual responses w...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I myself prefer my New Zealand eggs for breakfast.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
The British constitution has always been puzzling and always will be.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
Madam President, speaking here in Dublin Castle it is impossible to ignore the weight of history, as...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
In remembering the appalling suffering of war on both sides, we recognise how precious is the peace ...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
What were once only hopes for the future have now come to pass; it is almost exactly 13 years since ...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
To all those who have suffered as a consequence of our troubled past I extend my sincere thoughts an...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
Grief is the price we pay for love.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
At its heart, engineering is about using science to find creative, practical solutions. It is a nobl...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in th...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
I have behind me not only the splendid traditions and the annals of more than a thousand years but t...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
No one who knew Diana will ever forget her. Millions of others who never met her, but felt they knew...
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
History is always written by the winners. When two cultures clash, the loser is obliterated, and the...
DAN BROWN
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
BERNARD LE BOVIER DE FONTENELLE
I once read that there are more biographical works about Napoleon Bonaparte than any other man in hi...
MICHAEL DIRDA
I don't know if I have a favorite color.
KATE MIDDLETON
It's very special having a new little girl.
KATE MIDDLETON
When Bonaparte<...
THOMAS CLIO RICKMAN
Belgium is modernizing itself and it gives me joy.
ALBERT II OF BELGIUM
Role models can inspire. Campaigns can motivate. But if we want all girls everywhere to rise up, the...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
When you deprive people of their right to live in dignity, to hope for a better future, to have cont...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
We're busily wrecking the chances for future generations at a rapid rate of knots by not recogni...
PRINCE CHARLES
There is no doubt that some in Iran have an unhealthy focus on Bahrain, as some of the broadcast cov...
HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA
There are no 'political prisoners' as such in Bahrain. People are not arrested because they ...
HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA
My children are not royal; they just happen to have the Queen for their aunt.
PRINCESS MARGARET
God grant you all your desires and accept my own hearty thanks for all your attention to me. Althoug...
JANE GREY
No harm will come to me. The Assembly is prepared to treat us leniently.
MARIE ANTOINETTE
To allow the construction of places of worship other than Islamic ones in Saudi Arabia, it would be ...
ABDULLAH OF SAUDI ARABIA
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, like other countries in the region, rejects the acquisition of nuclear ...
ABDULLAH OF SAUDI ARABIA
I'm amazed by the misconceptions about Muslim women and the Arab world that I hear, and that rea...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
I wanted to work; it's not right for a princess of the royal house to be commercial, so Andrew a...
SARAH FERGUSON
A marriage is no amusement but a solemn act, and generally a sad one.
QUEEN VICTORIA
I feel sure that no girl would go to the altar if she knew all.
QUEEN VICTORIA
You can't comfort the afflicted with afflicting the comfortable.
PRINCESS DIANA
I am convinced that our movement will be more demoralized and weakened by blind and uncritical admir...
MARIE LOUISE
Democracy is not just constitutional and legislative rules; it is a culture and practice and adherin...
HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA
My cousin Francis and I are in perfect accord - he wants Milan, and so do I.
CHARLES V
It would behoove the world to become used to this fact: that without a just solution to the Palestin...
HUSSEIN OF JORDAN
A good name is rather to be chosen than riches.
KING SOLOMON
He who defends everything defends nothing.
FREDERICK THE GREAT
Everybody was saying we must have more leisure. Now they are complaining they are unemployed.
PRINCE PHILIP
I am not yet ready to be Tsar. I know nothing of the business of ruling.
NICHOLAS II OF RUSSIA
No one in the Emirates is above the law and accountability.
MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM
We in the U.A.E. have no such word as 'impossible'; it does not exist in our lexicon. Such a...
MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM
Were I not a king, I would be a university man.
KING JAMES I
I learned the way a monkey learns - by watching its parents.
PRINCE CHARLES
I'd like to be a queen in people's hearts but I don't see myself being queen of this cou...
PRINCESS DIANA
I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.
AUGUSTUS
I have seen all, I have heard all, I have forgotten all.
MARIE ANTOINETTE
Iron hand in a velvet glove.
CHARLES V
We shouldn't judge people through the prism of our own stereotypes.
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
I don't mind a big fascinator. I think there is more scope for artwork in a fascinator rather th...
ZARA PHILLIPS
I'd love to have kids, but not at the moment.
ZARA PHILLIPS
You cannot make horses 'safe.'
ZARA PHILLIPS
I'm an affectionate person.
ZARA PHILLIPS
Sometimes people will come up in the street and say: 'My daughter loves you, will you sign an au...
ZARA PHILLIPS
In our sport you're very lucky to find a horse of a lifetime and I found mine relatively early. ...
ZARA PHILLIPS
An ugly baby is a very nasty object - and the prettiest is frightful.
QUEEN VICTORIA
My role models are people who can do things; I say to myself, 'I wish I could do that.'
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
People sometimes think of 'queen' as a title that's shrouded with protocol and formality...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
Being popular comes when you have everything. But to be liked, it means that you must be treating pe...
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We're programmed to believe that time is the enemy, that it takes away from us or that it dimini...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
Children who have an education grow up to lead healthier lives - earn higher income, take better car...
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
Being queen is overrated.
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
If one girl with courage is a revolution, imagine what feats we can achieve together.
QUEEN RANIA OF JORDAN
People think that at the end of the day a man is the only answer. Actually, a fulfilling job is bett...
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There were three of us in this marriage, so it was a bit crowded.
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Everyone of us needs to show how much we care for each other and, in the process, care for ourselves...
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I want to walk into a room, be it a hospital for the dying or a hospital for the sick children, and ...
PRINCESS DIANA
Dread lord and cousin, may the almighty preserve your reverence and lordship in long life and good f...
OWEN GLENDOWER
I hope we will be able to have a happy family ourselves.
KATE MIDDLETON
No, I had the Levis guy on my wall, not a picture of William, sorry.
KATE MIDDLETON
I find doing speeches nerve wrecking.
KATE MIDDLETON
Yes, well I really hope I can make a difference, even in the smallest way. I am looking forward to h...
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In establishing democracy, we have to be sensitive to the regional and national context. Democracy a...
HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA
The reform process began with the historic consensus on the Charter of National Action, in which the...
HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA
If you like your brother and he's prospering, you'll be pleased for him.
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We must never relent in our efforts to resolve conflicts through diplomacy and through all of the in...
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We mustn't hesitate to cut corruption at its roots.
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As for me, to love you alone, to make you happy, to do nothing which would contradict your wishes, t...
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The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abando...
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In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
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When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
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The most insupportable of tyrannies is that of inferiors.
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Respect the burden.
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A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
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If you wish to be success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
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The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.
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Do you know what amazes me more than anything else? The impotence of force to organize anything.
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Order marches with weighty and measured strides. Disorder is always in a hurry.
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The greatest general is he who makes the fewest mistakes.
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The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
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There is no place in a fanatic's head where reason can enter.
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The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
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The conscience is the sacred haven of the liberty of man.
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Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne, and myself founded empires; but what foundation did we rest the crea...
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True wisdom for a general is vigorous determination.
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As for me, to love you alone, to make you happy, to do nothing which would contradict your wishes, t...
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Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide
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Men take only their needs into consideration, never their abilities.
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The most dangerous moment comes with victory.
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The more I study the world, the more I am convinced of the inability of brute force to create anythi...
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It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
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Die young, and I shall accept your death-but not if you have lived without glory, without being usef...
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A leader is a dealer in hope.
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A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several ...
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If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
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Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.
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Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.
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France has more need of me than I have need of France.
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Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.
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Battles are lost or won in 15 minites
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Men of genius are meteors destined to burn themselves out in lighting up their age.
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Every soldier carries a marshall's baton in his pack.
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If you start to take Vienna - take Vienna
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The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too ...
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Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave
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There is no such thing as accident; it is fate misnamed
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Mon cher, you are a simpleton. You really don't understand a thing.
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The truest wisdom is a resolute determination
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Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet
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There are two kinds of fidelity - that of dogs and that of cats; and you gentlemen, have the fidelit...
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Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions
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When you fight, fight as if everything depended on you. When you pray, pray as if everything depende...
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The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, bo...
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To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to do all that one would like to do, is to be a go...
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War is the business of barbarians.
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Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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Women are nothing but machines for producing children.
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In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
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In politics, an absurdity in public business is going into it.
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Every private in the French army carries a Field Marshall wand in his knapsack.
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Let the path be open to talent.
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The most dangerous moment comes with victory.
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Vengeance has no foresight.
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A true man hates no one.
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It is the cause, not the death that makes the martyr.
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Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.
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The art of government is not to let me grow stale.
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Public instruction should be the first object of government.
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Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals.
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It is not enough to give orders they must be obeyed.
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Ability is of little account without opportunity.
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Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence
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The only conquests which are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
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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
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In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
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The only one who is wiser than anyone is everyone.
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What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.
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There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.
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The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
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A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
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England is a nation of shopkeepers.
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You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
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There is no such thing as accident; it is fate misnamed.
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Soldiers usually win the battles and generals get the credit for them.
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International incidents should not govern foreign policy, but foreign policy, incidents
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If you start to take Vienna - take Vienna
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Order marches with weighty and measured strides; disorder is always in a hurry
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We are born, we live, we die among supernatural.
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I have only one counsel for you / be master.
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Vanity made the [French] Revolution; liberty was only a pretext.
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International incidents should not govern foreign policy, but foreign policy, incidents
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It follows that any commander in chief who undertakes to carry out a plan which he considers defecti...
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Two armies are two bodies which meet and try to frighten each other.
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An aristocracy is the true support of a monarchy
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Let France have good mothers, and she will have good sons
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A society without religion is like a vessel without compass.
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Genuine victories, the sole conquests yielding no remorse, are those gained over ignorance
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Since the people eats every day, it should be allowed to work every day
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I found the crown of France lying on the ground, and I picked it up with a sword.
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God! How men of letters are stupid.
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Men are lead by trifles.
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An order that can be misunderstood will be misunderstood.
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You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
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Character is victory organized.
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The only victory over love is flight.
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A man's palate can, in time, become accustomed to anything.
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When I want any, good head work done; I always choose a man, if possible with a long nose.
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Few things are brought to a sucessful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent foreth...
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Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.
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I made all my generals out of mud.
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The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
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There is no class of people so hard to manage in a state, as those whose intentions are honest, but ...
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Incidents should not govern policy; but, policy incidents.
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I base my calculations on the expectation that luck will be against me
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Great people are meteors designed to burn so that the earth may be lighted.
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Large legislative bodies resolve themselves into coteries, and coteries into jealousies.
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My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
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I have only one counsel for you -- be master.
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The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too ...
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The torment of precautions often exceeds often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes be...
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I tell you Wellington is a bad general, the English are bad soldiers; we will settle this matter by ...
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The human race is governed by its imagination.
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A Constitution should be short and obscure
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Never awake me when you have good news to announce, because with good news nothing presses; but when...
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Providence is always on the side of the last reserve
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An Army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
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Death is nothing; but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
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A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.
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Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
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I can no longer obey; I have tasted command, and I cannot give it up.
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The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.
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If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
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Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.
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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...
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One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
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A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
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A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.
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Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.
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Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
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We often get in quicker by the back door than by the front
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We may stop ourselves when going up, never when coming down
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We often get in quicker by the back door than by the front
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What, sir, would you make a ship sail against the wind and currents by lighting a bonfire under her ...
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Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them
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Music is the Voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows
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In revolution there are only two sorts of men, those who cause them and those who profit by them
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Ten persons who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent
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We are either kings or pawns of men
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Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich
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Those who have changed the universe have never done it by changing officials, but always by inspirin...
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Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them
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Ability is nothing without opportunity.
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An urgent missive sent to Josephine"Home in three days. Don't wash."
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Ability has nothing to do with opportunity.
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The Bible is no mere book, but a Living Creature, with a power that conquers all that oppose it.
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There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous. [Fr., Du sublime au ridicule il n'y a q...
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Ten persons who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
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Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it.
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It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
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A people which is able to say everything becomes able to do everything.
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Secrets travel fast in Paris.
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The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
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Who saves his country violates no law.
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Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
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The French complain of everything, and always.
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Let France have good mothers, and she will have good sons.
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When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level of their med...
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We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
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The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and the great welcome them ...
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You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
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Chance is the providence of adventurers.
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There are two levers for moving men -- interest and fear.
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Imagination rules the world.
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You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
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In today's complex and fast-moving world, what we need even more than foresight or hindsight is insi...
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
There are times when a battle decides everything, and there are times when the most insignificant th...
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Men are moved by only two things: fear and self-interest.
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To exraordinary circumstance we must apply extraordinary remedies.
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One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
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Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.
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What is history but a fable agreed upon?
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In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
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I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to dr...
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He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
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I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be...
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From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.
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Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
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Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
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Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
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All religions have been made by men.
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The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your lo...
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The army is the true nobility of our country.
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One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
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Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
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Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
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A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
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