Napoleon Bonaparte

1769 - 1821

A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on mankind, medicine, and uncertainty

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

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821)

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on inspiration and preparation

Over-preparation is the foe of inspiration.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on nations and peace

If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannonshots.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on peace

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What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on politics

In politics an absurdity is not a handicap.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on revolution

A revolution is an axiom backed by bayonets.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on possessions

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

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I)

If you want to take Vienna, take Vienna!

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on force, government, justice, and virtue

In matters of government, justice means force as well as virtue.

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A Quote by Napoléon Buonaparte (Napoléon I) on defeat and fear

He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.

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