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Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes

(1769-1821), French General, Emperor

Men are lead by trifles.

Category: Leaders And Leadership

When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.

Category: Leaders And Leadership

The only victory over love is flight.

Category: Love

Incidents should not govern policy; but, policy incidents.

Category: Management

There is no class of people so hard to manage in a state, as those whose intentions are honest, but whose consciences are bewitched.

Category: Management

It is the cause, not the death that makes the martyr.

Category: Martyrdom

Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.

Category: Medicine

Medicine is a collection of uncertain prescriptions, the results of which, taken collectively, are more fatal than useful to mankind.

Category: Medicine

The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.

Category: Medicine

Medicines are only fit for old people.

Category: Medicine

When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level of their mediocrity.

Category: Mediocrity

A true man hates no one.

Category: Men

Let France have good mothers, and she will have good sons.

Category: Mothers

There are two levers for moving men -- interest and fear.

Category: Motivation

Music of all the arts has the most influence on the passions and the legislator should give it the greatest encouragement.

Category: Music