JULIA CHILD, New York Times, Nov. 26, 1986
In France the men all live in cafes, the children are all put out to nurse, and the women, saving the respect of mademoiselle -- well, the less said about them the better.
WILLIAM JOHN LOCKE, The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol
Everything ends this way in France. Weddings, christenings, duels, burials, swindlings, affairs of state -- everything is a pretext for a good dinner.