In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
A true leader always keeps an element of surprise up his sleeve, which others cannot...
China is a big country with a lot of chinese people living there
Old age is a shipwreck.
No nation has friends only interests
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people...
Never relinquish the initiative.
A man of character finds a special attractiveness in difficulty, since it is only by...
The national task that had been incumbent upon me for 18 years is hereby confirmed.
For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.
I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only...
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think...
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have...
I always thought I was Jeanne d'Arc and Bonaparte. How little one knows oneself.
There are two distinct classes of what are called thoughts: those that we produce in...
The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot...