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Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes

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Ability is of little account without opportunity.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.

~ 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

All celebrated people lose dignity on a close view.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

The art of governing consists in not letting men grow old in their jobs.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

What is history but a fable agreed upon?

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

We must laugh at a man to avoid crying for him.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

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

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

Imagination rules the world.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

Impossibility: a word only to be found in the dictionary of fools.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

A journalist is a grumbler, a censurer, a giver of advice, a regent of sovereigns, a tutor of nations. Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte
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