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Napoleon Bonaparte
Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
There is no such thing as accident; it is fate misnamed.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
France has more need of me than I have need of France.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country.
Maximilien Robespierre
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Napoleon Bonaparte
It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Napoleon Bonaparte
The surest way to remain poor is to be honest.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
A Constitution should be short and obscure.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
War is the business of barbarians.
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Georges Clemenceau
It is far easier to make war than peace.
Georges Clemenceau
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
All religions have been made by men.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
I am the successor, not of Louis XVI, but of Charlemagne.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
I have only one counsel for you - be master.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Music is the voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich.
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Napoleon Bonaparte
Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
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Georges Clemenceau
A man who waits to believe in action before acting is anything you like, but he's not a man of action. You must act as you breathe.
Georges Clemenceau
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Georges Clemenceau
My home policy: I wage war; my foreign policy: I wage war. All the time I wage war.
Georges Clemenceau
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