Write in such a way as that you can be readily understood by both the young and the old, by men as well as women, even by children.
France cannot be France without greatness.
A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends.
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war.
Remember, the storm is a good opportunity for the pine and the cypress to show their strength and their stability.
Being by the nature of my upbringing, all my energies having been directed to one channel of activity, crippled from other activities and made helpless even to live.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.
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.