In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
As an adolescent I was convinced that France would have to go through gigantic trials,...
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown
I have come to the conclusions that politics are too serious a matter to be...
The national task that had been incumbent upon me for 18 years is hereby confirmed.
The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the...
One cannot govern with 'buts'.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if...
A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946-I didn't have television then.
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
Only peril can bring the French together. One can't impose unity out of the blue...
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of...
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.
I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.
Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only...
Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he...
But when he (Peter) saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried...