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Pronunciation: [napˈə͡ʊlɪən bˈɒnɐpˌɑːt] (IPA)

Napoleon Bonaparte was a figure of great controversy and renown in French and European history. He is often referred to simply as "Napoleon," but there are numerous synonyms and phrases used to describe him. Some include "Emperor of the French," "The Little Corporal," "The Corsican," "The Great Man," "The Tyrant," and "The Architect of Modern Europe." These terms reflect different facets of Napoleon's personality and legacy -- from his positivist vision to his authoritarian tendencies. Ultimately, however, his role in shaping the political and cultural landscape of the early 19th century remains a subject of ongoing debate and fascination.

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  • Remember how in that communion only, beholding beauty with the eye of the mind, he will be enabled to bring forth, not images of beauty, but realities (for he has hold not of an image but of a reality), and bringing forth and nourishing true virtue to become the friend of God and be immortal, if mortal man may.N.B. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. See also Napoleon Bonaparte.
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  • Anyone who clings to the historically untrue - and thoroughly immoral - doctrine that violence never settles anything I would advise to conjure up the ghosts of Napoleon Bonaparte and the duke of Wellington and let them debate it. The ghost of Hitler would referee. Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than any other factor, and the contrary opinion is wishful thinking at its worst. Breeds that forgot this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and there freedoms.
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