How can one conceive of a one-party system in a country that has over two hundred varieties of cheese?
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to...
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is surprised when others believe him.
The national task that had been incumbent upon me for 18 years is hereby confirmed.
You'll live. Only the best get killed.
Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only...
Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have...
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken...
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown
When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. We...
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in...
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's...
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if...
The sword is the axis of the world and its power is absolute.
Never relinquish the initiative.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution....
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
Only peril can bring the French together. One can't impose unity out of the blue...