"Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Charles de Gaulle on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Charles de Gaulle on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Charles de Gaulle on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Charles de Gaulle on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Charles de Gaulle on Marilyn Monroe
"Old age is a shipwreck."
"You'll live. Only the best get killed."
"It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much sacrifice and ruin, so much heroism, a greater and better humanity shall not emerge."
"I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to her errors and vomitings. I cannot prevent the French from being French."
"In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History?"