Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)
Contributed by: Zaady
I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only the people who take the Métro.
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.
What do you take me for, an idiot?
When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. So we were often angry at each other.
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.
China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in every drop.
It will not be any European statesman who will unite Europe: Europe will be united by the Chinese.
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