All religions have been made by men.
History is a myth men want to believe.
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
It is a mistake, too, to say that the face is the mirror of the soul. The truth is, men are very hard to know, and yet, not to be deceived, we must judge them by their present actions, but for the present only.
England is a nation of shopkeepers.
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 greatest danger occurs at the moment of victory.
The inevitable fate of large groups is to perish because of lack of unity.
A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several of its children to give it a direction by dint of victories.
In war, theory is all right so far as general principles are concerned; but in reducing general principles to practice there will always be danger. Theory and practice are the axis about which the sphere of accomplishment revolves.
China is a sleeping giant. Let her sleep, for when she wakes she will move the world.
A picture is worth a thousand words.