161 Total Quotes

French Leader Quotes

Napoleon Bonaparte
Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Women are nothing but machines for producing children.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Pierre Coubertin
The day when a sportsman stops thinking above all else of the happiness in his own effort and the intoxication of the power and physical balance he derives from it, the day when he lets considerations of vanity or interest take over, on this day his ideal will die.
Pierre Coubertin
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Napoleon Bonaparte
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
I made all my generals out of mud.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Pierre Coubertin
Sport is part of every man and woman's heritage and its absence can never be compensated for.
Pierre Coubertin
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Pierre Coubertin
Holding an Olympic Games means evoking history.
Pierre Coubertin
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Napoleon Bonaparte
When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level of their mediocrity.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Pierre Coubertin
Festival of the impassioned efforts and manifold ambitions of all forms of youthful activity of every generation springing from the threshold of life.
Pierre Coubertin
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The word impossible is not in my dictionary.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
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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Napoleon Bonaparte
Imagination rules the world.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
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In order to act, you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
George Clemenceau
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Napoleon Bonaparte
He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
There is only one step from the sublime to the ridiculous.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Pierre Coubertin
The six colours, including the white background, represent the colours of all the world's flags... this is a true international emblem.
Pierre Coubertin
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