Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in every drop.
Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)
Contributed by: Zaady
It will not be any European statesman who will unite Europe: Europe will be united by the Chinese.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
Adversity attracts the man of character. He seeks out the bitter joy of responsibility.
The man of character finds an especial attractiveness in difficulty since it is only by coming to grips with difficulty that he can realize his potentialities.
You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think of, plus some that are beyond imagination.
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