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
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war.
China is a big country with a lot of chinese people living there
No nation has friends only interests
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of...
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in...
Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only...
Never relinquish the initiative.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone
I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be...
Treaties are like roses and young girls. They last while they last.
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much...
I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to...
A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Marilyn and I were rumored to be an item. We were friends. Nothing more. Marilyn...