Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's digested, and I've been reading all my life.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if...
I have heard your views. They do not harmonize with mine. The decision is taken...
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own...
One cannot govern with 'buts'.
The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is...
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
China is a big country with a lot of chinese people living there
Politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
No nation has friends only interests
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of...
Every Frenchman wants to enjoy one or more privileges; that's the way he shows his...
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
When personal judgment is inoperative (or forbidden), men's first concern is not how to choose,...
We have made thee neither of heaven nor of earth, Neither mortal or immortal, So...
From now on it is only through a conscious choice and through a deliberate policy...
The second office of this government is honorable and easy, the first is but a...
Conscience has no more to do with gallantry than it has with politics.