Charles de Gaulle

1890 - 1970

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on power, silence, and weapons

Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on military and people

I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only the people who take the Métro.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on glory

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For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on country and friendship

A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends.

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on men

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The graveyards are full of indispensable men.

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on love, patriotism, and people

Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle

What do you take me for, an idiot?

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on anger

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When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. So we were often angry at each other.

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on action, character, crisis, and responsibility

Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own stamp of action, takes responsibility for it, makes it his own.

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A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on country

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China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.

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