Quotations by Author

Napoleon Bonaparte

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.

There are but two powers in the world, the sword and the mind. In the long run the sword is always beaten by the mind.

Strategy is the art of making use of time and space. I am less concerned about the latter than the former. Space we can recover, lost time never.

Read over and over again the campaigns of Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, Gustavus, Turenne, Eugene and Frederic. ... This is the only way to become a great general and master the secrets of the art of war.

I am surrounded by priests who repeat incessantly that their kingdom is not of this world, and yet they lay their hands on everything they can get.