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In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.


Napoleon Bonaparte

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He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
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He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
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The awful daring of a moment's surrender which an age of prudence can never retract.
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Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.
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Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
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What is history but a fable agreed upon?
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Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love truth.
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The only mistake I really don’t make is that I never make the same mistake again.
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Never mistake motion for action.
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A man who never made a mistake, never made anything worth a darn.
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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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The politician who never made a mistake never made a decision.
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The next thing that happened to me was that I, we, were living in Paris where I then grew up.
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It can even be a single note which defines the entire song.
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I would like to speak 10 languages.
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Never mistake activity for achievement.
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The only man who never makes a mistake is the one one who never does anything.
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The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.
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The only man who never makes a mistake is the one one who never does anything
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Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
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Never keep a line of retreat: it is a wretched invention.
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I never made a mistake in my life; at least, never one that I couldn't explain away afterwards.
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I could care less about the particular. I like to make music.
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Popularity is totally overrated.
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A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it.
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Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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You should never ask actors about politics.
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I have made mistakes but I have never made the mistake of claiming that I have never made one.
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They never made that one. It was a mistake.
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A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it.
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One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
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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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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