Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes

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Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abandon one’s self to destiny.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Victory belongs to the most persevering.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Soldiers usually win the battles and generals get the credit for them.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Let France have good mothers, and she will have good sons.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication between the senses and the mind.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.
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The heart of a statesman should be in his head.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Imagination rules the world.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Order marches with weighty and measured strides. Disorder is always in a hurry.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances and with my general way of thinking.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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Men take only their needs into consideration – never their abilities.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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A Constitution should be short and obscure.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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The army is the true nobility of our country.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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War is the business of barbarians.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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A man occupied with public or other important business cannot, and need not, attend to spelling.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

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