Quotations The Best Otto Von Bismarck Quotes  

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A list of the best Otto von Bismarck quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Otto von Bismarck quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Otto von Bismarck quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Otto von Bismarck should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Otto von Bismarck quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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Laws are like sausages. It is better not to see them being made. Otto von Bismarck

13 3
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war. Otto von Bismarck

10 1
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood. Otto von Bismarck

12 3
With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half. Otto von Bismarck

11 4
When you want to fool the world, tell the truth. Otto von Bismarck

7 1
The main thing is to make history, not to write it. Otto von Bismarck

6 1
When a man says that he approves something in principal, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of putting it in practice. Otto von Bismarck

6 3
Better pointed bullets than pointed speeches. Otto von Bismarck

4 1
Politics is the art of the next best. Otto von Bismarck

4 2
I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring. Otto von Bismarck

4 2
An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts. Otto von Bismarck

4 3
A government must not waiver once it has chosen it's course. It must not look to the left or right but go forward. Otto von Bismarck

3 2
Politics is not an exact science. Otto von Bismarck

2 1
A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling. Otto von Bismarck