Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
France cannot be France without greatness.
One cannot govern with 'buts'.
No nation has friends only interests.
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them.
How can one conceive of a one-party system in a country that has over two...
France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war.
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.
I have come to the conclusions that politics are too serious a matter to be...
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in...
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people...
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946-I didn't have television then.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is...
Every Frenchman wants to enjoy one or more privileges; that's the way he shows his...
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the...
When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. We...