Le Bedoyere Quotes in Waterloo (1970)
Le Bedoyere Quotes:
Napoleon Bonaparte: Well they've done it! The whole of Europe has declared war against me! Not against France, but against me.
Le Bedoyere: They dignify you sire by making you a Nation!
Napoleon Bonaparte: [laughing] Dignify? Dignify? They deny me the decency of law! They make it legal that any clown can kill me.
Michel Ney: Well we've fought with mud in our boots before!
Napoleon Bonaparte: Yes well, I'll discuss peace over Wellington's dead body, that's my peace table!
Napoleon Bonaparte: Le Bedoyere, do you have any children?
Le Bedoyere: Yes, sire; one son, very young,no taller than your boot.
Napoleon Bonaparte: And if he were with you, would you want him with you here today?
Le Bedoyere: Yes, sire.
Napoleon Bonaparte: Yes, why?
Le Bedoyere: So he could see you, sire.
Napoleon Bonaparte: See me? You know, I have a son. I'd give anything in the world to see him. I'd give my heart, I'd give my life, but not here. I wouldn't want him to witness this battle here today.
Napoleon Bonaparte: When I am dead and gone what will the world say of me?
Le Bedoyere: They'll say that you extended the limits of glory, sire.
Napoleon Bonaparte: The limits of glory'; is that all I have to leave to my son, the 'limits of glory'?
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Characters on Waterloo (1970)
- Duke of Wellington
- Napoleon Bonaparte
- Lord Uxbridge
- King Louis XVIII
- Michel Ney
- Gen. Drouot
- Marshal Soult
- Vicomte Pierre Cambronne
- Gen. August Gneisenau
- Field Marshal Gebhard von Blucher
- Lord Gordon
- William De Lancey
- General Sir Thomas Picton
- Sir William Ponsonby
- Duchess of Richmond
- Lord Richard Hay