Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu

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Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu

Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu

To know how to disguise is the knowledge of kings.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Give me six lines written by the most honorable person alive, and I shall find enough in them to condemn them to the gallows.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of the State.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Give me six lines written by the most honorable of men, and I will find an excuse in them to hang him.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
To know how to dissemble is the knowledge of kings.
[Fr., Savoir dissimuler est le savoir des rois.]More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War is one of the scourges with which it has pleased God to afflict men.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was excellent. Everybody loved me. I love myself, and i like bums.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Carry on any enterprise as if all future success depended on it.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of stateMore Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang himMore Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Give me six lines written by the most honorable of men, and I will find an excuse in them to hang himMore Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am massively constrained by my position at No 10.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Give me six lines written by the most honorable of men, and I will find an excuse in them to hang him.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of state.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If God forbade drinking, would He have made wine so good?More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Deception is the knowledge of kings.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Had Luther and Calvin been confined before they had begun to dogmatize, the states would have been spared many troubles.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Harshness towards individuals who flout the laws and commands of the state is for the public good; no greater crime against the public interest is possible than to show leniency to those who violate it.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing is as dangerous for the state as those who would govern kingdoms with maxims found in books.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bakers of bread rolls and pastry cooks will not buy grain before eleven o'clock in winter and noon in summer.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have the consolation of leaving your kingdom in the highest degree of glory and of reputation.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bakers of bread rolls and pastry cooks will not buy grain before eleven o'clock in winter and noon in summer; bakers of large loaves will not buy grain before two o'clock. This will enable the people of the town to obtain their supply first. Bakers shall put a distinctive trademark on their loaves, and keep weights and scales in their shops, under penalty of having their licenses removed.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Friendship is the medicine for all misfortune; but ingratitude dries up the fountain of all goodness.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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