Charles de Gaulle

1890 - 1970

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on weather

in

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

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle

It will not be any European statesman who will unite Europe: Europe will be united by the Chinese.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on achievement, determination, and men

Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on country and politics

In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on adversity, bitterness, character, joy, and responsibility

Adversity attracts the man of character. He seeks out the bitter joy of responsibility.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on character and difficulty

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.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Charles de Gaulle on commitment and imagination

You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think of, plus some that are beyond imagination.

Charles de Gaulle (1890 - 1970)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content