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Talleyrand Quotes

I know where there is more wisdom than is found in Napoleon, Voltaire, or all the ministers present and to come - in public opinion.

It is the beginning of the end.

The art of putting the right men in the right places is first in the science of government; but that of finding places for the discontented is the most difficult.

The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.