Napoleon I of France Quote

A prince who gets a reputation for good nature in the first year of his reign, is laughed at in the second.


letter to his brother Louis, King of Holland, 4 April 1807, in Correspondance de Napoléon Ier (1858–69) vol. 15

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A prince who gets a reputation for good nature in the first year of his reign, is laughed at in the second.

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A prince who gets a reputation for good nature in the first year of his reign, is laughed at in the second.

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A prince who gets a reputation for good nature in the first year of his reign, is laughed at in the second.

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A prince who gets a reputation for good nature in the first year of his reign, is laughed at in the second.