Napoléon Bonaparte On Politics And Its Practitioners

In politics, Napoléon Bonaparte believed that stupidity could be a boon.

  • Napoléon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821)

Variant: "In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap" - In French: "En politique, une absurdité n'est pas un obstacle." As quoted in: L'Opinion, Volume 5, Issue 1 (1912), p. 173. And also in: La Revue bibliographique, Volume 1 (A. Dewit, 1920), p. 351