Napoleon Bonaparte, French Leader ( August 15, 1769 - May 5, 1821 )

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Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Famous Forever Fleeting

A leader is a dealer in hope.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Leadership Hope Leader

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

Good Passion Character

Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Death Daily Die

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

Success World Wish

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Children Women Nothing

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

Fear Men Two

Ability is nothing without opportunity.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Opportunity Nothing

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Wisdom Enemy Mistake

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

People Silent Speak

The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Wisdom Determination

You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Art War Fight

The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Best Mind Body

Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Win Credit Soldiers

He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Defeat He Conquered

Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Night Clothes You

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

Health Water Air

In politics stupidity is not a handicap.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Politics Stupidity

History is a set of lies agreed upon.~Napoleon Bonaparte

History Lies Agreed

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

Wisdom Yourself Want

A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Leadership Bench Throne

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Religion Rich Poor

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Time Thinking Action

A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.~Napoleon Bonaparte

Man Fight Rights

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

Man Way Honest

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

Four More Thousand