The mere mention of Napoleon Bonaparte stirs thoughts. He was indeed one of the 'greatest military intellects' in the history of warfare. The situations of his life have fuelled the imaginations of historians, literary information, commanding officers, filmmakers and students as well. Both the never-ending praise and profound criticisms heaped on this iconic physique have added significantly to the enlargement of the Napoleonic legend. Napoleon possessed an unbelievable selection of intellectual capacity. His powers of concentration were gigantic as was his recollection for details and facts. This insatiable thirst and potential to absorb knowledge provided him the ability to work for very long periods continually. Standing of them costing only 5'2" he was a brilliant military strategist who was simply both respected and feared.