Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
Imagination rules the world.
Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies.
The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
England is a nation of shopkeepers.
The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.
With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
The surest way to remain poor is to be an honest man.