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France, stop throwing awards at me! I have so many already, give them to people who need them.
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I once read that there are more biographical works about Napoleon Bonaparte than any other man in hi...
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I like France, where everybody thinks he's Napoleon--down here everybody thinks he's Christ.
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD
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We need to go faster on structural reforms in France.
EMMANUEL MACRON
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it is the sen...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
In early 1798, the Directory, the oligarchy that was ruling revolutionary France, ordered its top ge...
TOM REISS
This is a political decision because of pressure from France ... France has fraudulently interpreted...
MARTIN BESIEUX
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KARSTEN VOIGT
France has lost a battle. But France has not lost the war! (Proclamation, 18 June 1940)
CHARLES DE GAULLE
Symbologists often remarked that France-a country renowned for machismo, womanizing, and diminutive ...
DAN BROWN
I always had a lot of fun in America, with much more freedom than if I had tried to cook in France. ...
DANIEL BOULUD
France has lost a battle. But France has not lost the war.
CHARLES DE GAULLE
France will insist on the need for updated and responsive institutions.
JACQUES CHIRAC
I've always felt more at home in the UK than in France.
JEAN PAUL GAULTIER
I love France. France is a nice place.
BUBBA WATSON
Nothing has changed in France, there is only a Frenchman the more. [Fr., Il n'y a rien de change ...
COMTE D'ARTOIS (LATER CHARLES X)
In France, you can sell a lot, but nobody outside of France ever hears of it.
ALAN PARSONS
Wiretapping has a long history of enthusiastic use in France.
STEWART BAKER
History is always written by the winners. When two cultures clash, the loser is obliterated, and the...
DAN BROWN
What is history but a fable agreed upon?
BERNARD LE BOVIER DE FONTENELLE
It is the fortune of France. [Fr., C'est la fortune de France.]
NICEPHORUS
Ninety-three" was the war of Europe against France, and of France against Paris. And what was the Re...
VICTOR HUGO
I have contacts with the Tour de France which keep me close to cycling.
BERNARD HINAULT
France cannot be France without greatness.
CHARLES DE GAULLE
France is great because she is France.
VICTOR HUGO
What's the big deal with France? How come everyone wants to go there? Let me tell you about France. ...
DAVID LEVITHAN
If they make a choice, they need to choose France before Europe and Europe before elsewhere in the w...
ALAIN TCHIBOZO
France has a tradition in the fight between David and Goliath of protecting the little guy. France i...
FRANCOIS G. LAUGIER
Unhappy France! Unhappy King! [Fr., Malheureuse France! Malheureux roi!]
ETIENNE BEQUET
Maybe I need a new challenge. I remember when a France team-mate told me once, 'When you wear the AC...
WILLIAM GALLAS
I don't know why people are surprised that France won't help us get Saddam out of Iraq. After all, F...
JAY LENO
I was France.
CHARLES DE GAULLE
I need clarification of the measures which France intends to put in place to ensure that its beef ex...
DAVID BYRNE
With the Maastricht Treaty, the problem is that we need to decrease public resources in France, so w...
HUBERT ASTIER
I was in the invasion of Normandy in southern France.
YOGI BERRA
I am opposed to a multicultural France. I think that those who have a different culture and who arri...
MARINE LE PEN
They left me. My parents actually left me! IN FRANCE!
STEPHANIE PERKINS
France and Germany have the manufacturing and skill base which is useful to us. France is our depend...
NARENDRA MODI
France sees China as an important part of that. China and France have declared a strategic partnersh...
ADAM SEGAL
Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you n...
KHALIL GIBRAN
When I saw what a mess everything was in I asked for my money back on the ticket. I would have felt ...
HENRI MATISSE
Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you n...
KAHLIL GIBRAN
Generosity is not in giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is in giving me that which...
KAHLIL GIBRAN
In some ways England is more liberal than France, but I also find it more intrusive. But when you go...
ARSENE WENGER
Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you ...
KAHLIL GIBRAN
When France has a cold, all Europe sneezes
KLEMENS VON METTERNICH
the symbol of a reinvigorated France.
TONY PARKER
The recent smear campaign out of France has awoken my competitive side.
LANCE ARMSTRONG
Every man has two countries, his own and France.
HENRI DE BORNIER
The notion that the Parliament has been elected, and that laws passed by a majority are valid, seems...
UWE ANDERSEN
Children have more need of models than of critics.
CAROLYN COATS
France, because it was attacked cowardly, shamelessly, violently, France will be merciless against t...
FRANCOIS HOLLANDE
The role of Italy and of Austria has diminished as has that of France and Britain; Germany and Japan...
EMILY GREENE BALCH
Yet, who can help loving the land that has taught us Six hundred and eighty-five ways to dress egg...
THOMAS MOORE
The fact is that cycling in France is in the process of going through one of its toughest periods, ....
LANCE ARMSTRONG
In France, everyone speaks French 'cause they think it's cool. Gives 'em, gives 'em an excuse to smo...
SCOTT THOMPSON
So in Europe, we had empires. Everyone had them - France and Spain and Britain and Turkey! The Ottom...
EDDIE IZZARD
Apple now has to either open up or close down [in France].
ALEXANDER ROSS
If they let France (protect its industries) then other countries could just copy and paste, and if y...
DANIEL GROS
I'll make it simple. We don't want to be like France .
DAN MITCHELL
In France, there are all sorts of possibilities. You either have banks buying other banks abroad, as...
FILIPPO DE LUCA
France deserved to keep its own great naval yards.
FRANCOIS BAYROU
[T-Mobile's Jan Ullrich and CSC's Ivan Basso, two the great contenders for next year's Tour de Franc...
JAN ULLRICH
These examples should encourage other countries, such as Greece, France and Portugal, to pursue the ...
JOAQUIN ALMUNIA
Asbestos removal is possible in France, there are firms capable of doing it.
MICHEL PARIGOT
Compared to France and Britain, there is still a certain gap ... but I believe that this gap is gett...
LI DESHUI
When Bonaparte<...
THOMAS CLIO RICKMAN
I have all the books I could need, and what more could I need than books?
CATHERYNNE M. VALENTE
Every man has two countries, his own and France
HENRI DE BORNIER
France has up to now been backing the wrong horse. ... France will not be able to stop us from overt...
ALBISSATY ALLAZAM
France has up to now been backing the wrong horse. ... France will not be able to stop us from overt...
ALBISSATY SALEH ALLAZAM
France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws
JOACHIM DU BELLAY
I stay in France. Better to be the queen of a village than a servant in a kingdom.
EMMANUELLE BEART
France has lived a long time - eight or nine centuries - and yet art in France, too, was derivative ...
RAOUL DUFY
France is an absolute monarchy, tempered by ballads. [Fr., La France est une monarchie absolue, te...
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Going to war without France is like going deer hunting without your accordion.
GEN. H. NORMAN SCHWARTZKOPF
A nation of monkeys with the throat of parrots. [Fr., Une natione de singes a larynx de parroquets...
EMMANUEL JOSEPH SIEYES
I don't know how many genuine nature lovers are there in France. They are finding everything odd abo...
APURVA GAGLANI
It's a blow for France to lose its captain like this,
BERNARD LAPORTE
For something to be officially and legally categorized as Champagne, it must come from the Champagne...
JIM LAUGHLIN
I'm of course not so happy that I didn't ride in the Tour de France and that was my first time that ...
ERIK ZABEL
Comte (pronounced con-tay), is the most popular cheese in France, and when I tasted it, I could unde...
EMILY HINES
I've been to Paris France and I've been to Paris Paramount. Paris Paramount is better.
ERNST LUBITSCH
We can tell that the gap between China and France is rather limited. However, we still need a way to...
LI DESHUI
I hate the French because they are all slaves and wear wooden shoes.
OLIVER GOLDSMITH
Adieu, delightful land of France! O my country so dear, which nourished my infancy! [Fr., Adieu,...
ANNE GABRIEL M. DE QUERLON
we'll end up being the France of the 21st century.
MITT ROMNEY
That is an enormous amount for the first phase of selling. It is a good sign, because in France we a...
BERNARD LAPASSET
I was never going 'I want a big car and a house in France' and all that,
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France is doing everything it can, but the problem is that it is impossible to stop Bush from pursui...
JACQUES CHIRAC
I follow the Tour de France about as much as the average North American person. I only know of it be...
WAYNE GRETZKY
I am not the Prime Minister of French capitalism. I am the Prime Minister of France.
LIONEL JOSPIN
Ï feel very proud because we worked so hard to create it - and proud for France because everything ...
BERNARD ARNAULT
Ï feel very proud because we worked so hard to create it - and proud for France because everything ...
BERNARD ARNAULT
If needed, we are ready to take back all the toxic waste from Clemenceau to France.
DOMINIQUE GIRARD
Comte is the cheese for fondue. In France, they make these fabulous broiled open-faced sandwiches wi...
EMILY HINES
We are much better known in Great Britain than in France.
FRANCOIS FEUITE
I have to say this is not pleasant but, for the moment, it only involves Lance Armstrong and France.
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These inequalities have happened in other countries - imperial France or some banana republic - but ...
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Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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Women are nothing but machines for producing children.
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Let the path be open to talent.
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My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
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A people which is able to say everything becomes able to do everything.
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Who saves his country violates no law.
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Chance is the providence of adventurers.
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In today's complex and fast-moving world, what we need even more than foresight or hindsight is insi...
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There are times when a battle decides everything, and there are times when the most insignificant th...
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Men are moved by only two things: fear and self-interest.
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To exraordinary circumstance we must apply extraordinary remedies.
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One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
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Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.
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What is history but a fable agreed upon?
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In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
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I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to dr...
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He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
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I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be...
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From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.
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Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
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Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
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Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
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All religions have been made by men.
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The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your lo...
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The army is the true nobility of our country.
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One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
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Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
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Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
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A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
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