Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution and its associated wars in Europe. Napoleon Bonaparte once said: “China is a sleeping giant. Let her sleep, for when she wakes she will move the world.” 200 years later, Napoleon was right.
Autopsy report concluded that Napoleon died of stomach cancer, but some scientists believed he was poisoned with arsenic.
Napoleon was one of the greatest military commanders in history. Oftentimes portrayed as a power hungry conqueror, this strong and ambitious man is indeed one of the greatest. Napoleon is considered to have been a military genius, and is known for commanding many successful campaigns but also known for some spectacular failures.
Napoleon sold to the United States their French possession – the so-called Louisiana Purchase for less than three cents per acre or $7.40 per km².
The great Napoleon Bonaparte could have won the Battle of Waterloo by attacking earlier in the day, but Napoleon Bonaparte delayed his attack because he suffered greatly from hemorrhoid pain that morning.
Napoleon was also a writer, he wrote a romantic novella.
Napoleon was Roman Catholic, but did not believe in the existence of a living God.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.