Nicolas Sarkozy became the President of France in 2007 amid florid promises of progress and social betterment. 5 years later, the people who had elected him were eager to oust him. Most of them voted for candidates other than him, just to break his vote bank. Nicolas Sarkozy's rule over France can be described as colorful, vibrantly so, with his love life and high-end lifestyle yet at the same time that of steady down-slide of the country's economy. The nation chose Francois Hollande, a socialist candidate to take his place. The next five yeras are very crucial for France as well as Hollande. But that is for times to come. good or bad, Sarkozy was one leader the people of France will not forget. Here is why.