I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
I predict you will sink step by step into a bottomless quagmire, however much you...
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if...
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer...
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be...
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.
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 surprised when others believe him.
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer...
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them.
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
When I want to know what France thinks, I ask myself.
Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only...
In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in...
You start out giving your hat, then you give your coat, then your shirt, then...
You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think...
China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.
Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution....