What Do You Take Me For, An Idiot?
What do you take me for, an idiot?;
-- General Charles de Gaulle, when a journalist asked him if he was happy
The church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have to answer back.
-- Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970)...
The graveyards are full of indispensable men. -- Charles de Gaulle
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks. -- Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970), 1967
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them. -- Charles De Gaulle
How can you govern a nation which has 246 kinds of cheese? -- Charles de Gaulle
Kirk: "What took you so long?" "Kirk": "Kill him, he's the one!
Kirk: "Not me, you idiot! HIM!" -- "STVI:TUC", Stardate 9523.8...
A help wanted add for a photo journalist asked the rhetorical questio
If you found yourself in a situation where you could either save a drowning man, or you could take a Pulitzer prize winning photograph of him drowning, what shutter speed and setting would you use?...
On ne peut rassembler les Francais que sous le coup de la peur.
On ne peut pas rassembler a froid un pays qui compte 246 specialites de fromages....
RIDICULE, n. Words designed to show that the person of whom the true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
-- Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970), 1967...