Charles de Gaulle Quote

Since they whose duty it was to wield the sword of France have let it fall shattered to the ground, I have taken up the broken blade.


speech, 13 July 1940, in Discours et Messages (1942)

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Since they whose duty it was to wield the sword of France have let it fall shattered to the ground, I have taken up the broken blade.

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Since they whose duty it was to wield the sword of France have let it fall shattered to the ground, I have taken up the broken blade.

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Since they whose duty it was to wield the sword of France have let it fall shattered to the ground, I have taken up the broken blade.

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Since they whose duty it was to wield the sword of France have let it fall shattered to the ground, I have taken up the broken blade.