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Cardinal De Richelieu Quotes

(1585-1642), French Statesman

Carry on any enterprise as if all future success depended on it.

Category: Commitment

To know how to disguise is the knowledge of kings.

Category: Deception

If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.

Category: Honesty

Give me six lines written by the most honorable person alive, and I shall find enough in them to condemn them to the gallows.

Category: Judgment And Judges

Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of the State.

Category: Secrets