Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.
Devil Angel Sweet
I am more afraid of an army of 100 sheep led by a lion than an army of 100 lions led by a sheep.
Lions I Afraid
War is much too serious a thing to be left to military men.
Left Much Military
The reputation of a man is like his shadow, gigantic when it precedes him, and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
His Gigantic Him
Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.
Hero Only Contempt
The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.
Expedite Inevitable Art
A court is an assembly of noble and distinguished beggars.
She is such a good friend that she would throw all her acquaintances into the water for the pleasure of fishing them out again.
Into Them Her
If we go on explaining we shall cease to understand one another.
Explaining Go Another
Ones reputation is like a shadow, it is gigantic when it precedes you, and a pigmy in proportion when it follows.
What clever man has ever needed to commit a crime? Crime is the last resort of political half-wits.
Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts.
Given His Thoughts