12 Total Quotes

George Clemenceau Quotes

In order to act, you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader

Begin to free yourself at once by doing all that is possible with the means you have, and as you proceed in this spirit the way will open for you to do more.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader

America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader #America

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace is an interlude during war
George Clemenceau
#Peace

War is a series of disasters which result in a winner
George Clemenceau
#Disaster

It is far easier to make war than to make peace
George Clemenceau
#Peace

War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader

War is too serious a matter to entrust to military men
George Clemenceau
#Men

A collective tyrant, spread over the length and breadth of the land, is no more acceptable than a single tyrant ensconced on his throne.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader #Land

All that I know I learned after I was thirty.
George Clemenceau
#French Leader