Vanity made the [French] Revolution; liberty was only a pretext.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The human race is governed by its imagination.

Napoleon Bonaparte

History is a set of lies agreed upon.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The French complain of everything, and always.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Men are lead by trifles.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Imagination rules the world.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and the great welcome them out of vanity or need.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Respect the burden.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Incidents should not govern policy; but, policy incidents."

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several of its children to give it a direction by dint of victories.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

England is a nation of shopkeepers.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The first quality for a commander-in-chief is a cool head to receive a correct impression of things. He should not allow himself to be confused by either good or bad news.

Napoleon Bonaparte

There is no such thing as accident; it is fate misnamed.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Do you know what amazes me more than anything else? The impotence of force to organize anything.

Napoleon Bonaparte

France has more need of me than I have need of France.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The surest way to remain poor is to be honest.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I made all my generals out of mud.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I am the successor, not of Louis XVI, but of Charlemagne.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I have only one counsel for you - be master.

Napoleon Bonaparte

In order to govern, the question is not to follow out a more or less valid theory but to build with whatever materials are at hand. The inevitable must be accepted and turned to advantage.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions, and it is that to which the legislator ought to give the greatest encouragement.

Napoleon Bonaparte

What is history but a fable agreed upon?

Napoleon Bonaparte

Let the path be open to talent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Someone says, "Boys will be boys"; he forgot to add, "Boys will be men

Napoleon Bonaparte

Public opinion is the thermometer a monarch should constantly consult.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Circumstances - what are circumstances? I make circumstances.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.

Napoleon Bonaparte

If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A Constitution should be short and obscure.

Napoleon Bonaparte

One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Forethought we may have, undoubtedly, but not foresight.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who steals what is most precious to men: time.

Napoleon Bonaparte

England is a nation of shopkeepers.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.

Napoleon Bonaparte

My downfall raises me to infinite heights.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I tell you Wellington is a bad general, the English are bad soldiers; we will settle this matter by lunch time.

Napoleon Bonaparte

An army marches on its stomach.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The bed has become a place of luxury to me! I would not exchange it for all the thrones in the world

Napoleon Bonaparte

Truth alone wounds.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The most dangerous moment comes with victory.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.

Napoleon Bonaparte

There are only two forces that unite men - fear and interest.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the point of madness, and I cannot continue to be separated from her. If she no longer loved me, I would have nothing left to do on earth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the point of madness, and I cannot continue to be separated from her. If she no longer loved me, I would have nothing left to do on earth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life, in whatever shape they may challenge us to combat.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Great people are meteors designed to burn so that the earth may be lighted.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Ability is nothing without opportunity.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A leader is a dealer in hope.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

Music is the voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The word impossible is not in my dictionary.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.

Napoleon Bonaparte

With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.

Napoleon Bonaparte

If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.

Napoleon Bonaparte

To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to do all that one would like to do, is to be a god.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A true man hates no one.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A Constitution should be short and obscure.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.

Napoleon Bonaparte

History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.

Napoleon Bonaparte

An order that can be misunderstood will be misunderstood.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

Music is the Voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows.

Napoleon Bonaparte

তুমি আমাকে শিক্ষিত মা দাও, আমি তোমাকে শিক্ষিত জাতি দিবো

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কল্পনা শক্তি পৃথিবীকে শাসন করে

নেপোলিয়ন বোনাপার্ট

বিশ্বে দুট শক্তি রয়েছে - এগুলো হচ্ছে অসি ও মন। কিন্তু পরিনামে এ দুয়ের দ্বন্দ্বে মনের কাছে অসি শেষ পর্যন্ত পর্যদুস্ত হয়।

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আমার অভিধানে "অসম্ভব" নামে কোন শব্দ নেই

নেপোলিয়ন বোনাপার্ট

যখন তুমি কাউকে ভালোবাসো তখনও তার একই মনে হয়

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আমি ষাটটি যুদ্ধে অংশগ্রহণ করেছি, কিন্তু আমি এমন কিছু শিখিনি যা আমি শুরুতে জানতাম না।

নেপোলিয়ন বোনাপার্ট

ভালোবাসাই আমাকে প্রকৃত আনন্দ এনে দেয়৷ সমস্ত কিছুই দূর হয়ে যায়।

নেপোলিয়ন বোনাপার্ট

তোমাকে না ভালোবাসতে পেরে মারা যাওয়া, তোমাকে না জানতে পেরে মারা যাওয়া নরক যন্ত্রণার সমান, যেন চূড়ান্ত শূন্যতার জীবন্ত প্রতিবিম্ব।

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