Napoleon I Quotes
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It is the cause and not the death that makes the martyr.
When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level of their mediocrity.
We often get in quicker by the back door than by the front.
It is in times of difficulty that great nations, like great men, display the whole energy of their character and become an object of admiration to posterity.
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
Order marches with weighty and measured strides; disorder is always in a hurry.
Who saves his country violates no law.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
All becomes easy when we follow the current of opinion; it is the ruler of the world.
Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Before God we are all equally wise-equally foolish.
Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.