No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
I always thought I was Jeanne d'Arc and Bonaparte. How little one knows oneself.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946-I didn't have television then.
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the...
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them.
The national task that had been incumbent upon me for 18 years is hereby confirmed.
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken...
One cannot govern with 'buts'.
Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance.
I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
Treaties, you see, are like girls and roses; they last while they last.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people...
I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only...
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.
China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.