Georges Clemenceau Quotes

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All that I know I learned after I was thirty.
— Georges Clemenceau

age 30 experience

Military justice is to justice as military music is to music.

military justice

Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
— Georges Clemenceau

military

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
— Georges Clemenceau

peace

Democracy is the art of disciplining oneself so that one need not be disciplined by others.
— Georges Clemenceau

democracy

A man who has to be convinced to act before he acts is not a man of action. You must act as you breathe.
— Georges Clemenceau

action

A man's life is interesting primarily when he has failed—I well know. For it's a sign that he tried to surpass himself.

failure