Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
Never relinquish the initiative.
Every Frenchman wants to enjoy one or more privileges; that's the way he shows his...
I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to...
I predict you will sink step by step into a bottomless quagmire, however much you...
The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.
How can one conceive of a one-party system in a country that has over two...
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946-I didn't have television then.
I have heard your views. They do not harmonize with mine. The decision is taken...
I was France.
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own...
In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken...
Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance.
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer...
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer...
No nation has friends only interests.
Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Having friends around for a pleasant evening is one of life's most cherished joys as...