Charles de Gaulle

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

One must wait until evening to see how splendid the day was; one cannot judge life until death. - Charles De Gaulle

The graveyards are full of indispensable men. - Charles de Gaulle

Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only place where someone speaks to me… and I do not have to answer back. - Charles De Gaulle