Clemenceau was the leader of France during World War I and was considered part of the Big 3 determining the fate of the world after the war. The other two were President Woodrow Wilson and the British Prime Minister David Lloyd George.
He said of Wilson’s 14 points . “God only gave us 10.” Here are some other quotes. Not Bismarck but still pretty good.
War is too important to be left to the generals
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.
A collective tyrant, spread over the length and breadth of the land, is no more acceptable than a single tyrant ensconced on his throne.