No nation has friends only interests.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
No nation has friends only interests
Treaties, you see, are like girls and roses; they last while they last.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown
The sword is the axis of the world and its power is absolute.
I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to...
Old age is a shipwreck.
I have heard your views. They do not harmonize with mine. The decision is taken...
A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends.
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own...
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
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Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's...
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Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution....
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of...
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.
Only peril can bring the French together. One can't impose unity out of the blue...