Napoleon I of France Quote

Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of equality for which the European oligarchy detests me


The Corsican: The Virtual Diary of Napoleon Bonaparte (ed. Fireship Press, 2010) - ISBN: 9781935585770

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Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of ...

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Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of ...

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Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of ...

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Called to the throne by the voice of the people, my maxim has always been: A career open to talent without distinction of birth. It is this system of ...