Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it.
It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
Category: Crime And Criminals
You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
Category: Death And Dying
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Let the path be open to talent.
Doctors will have more lives to answer for in the next world than even we generals.
My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
There is no place in a fanatic's head where reason can enter.
Category: Fanatics And Fanaticism
A people which is able to say everything becomes able to do everything.
Category: Freedom Of Speech
The future destiny of the child is always the work of the mother.
I made all my generals out of mud.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.
Large legislative bodies resolve themselves into coteries, and coteries into jealousies.
The art of government is not to let me grow stale.