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Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it is the sense of France.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Going to war without France is like going hunting without an accordion.
France, and the whole of Europe have a great culture and an amazing history. Most important thing though is that people there know how to live! In America they've forgotten all about it. I'm afraid that the American culture is a disaster.
The quality of life is so different in France. There is the possibility of living a simple life. I would never contemplate raising my daughter in LA. I would never raise any child there.
I was in the invasion of Normandy in southern France.
France has more need of me than I have need of France.
It is the end. But of what? The end of France? No. The end of kings? Yes.
I have an intense dislike for artificial society. In France, one could lead a free life - to do what one wanted to do without interference or criticism from one's neighbors.
Robert W. Service
The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman, much in the way one might own a fine horse - as a luxury befitting a young man.
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' is a good one because it not only turned out, I think, to be a really funny movie but it was also a delight to shoot. We were in the South of France, working with Glenne Headly and Michael Caine and Frank Oz the director - who were just fun.
I use a retouching varnish which is made in France, Libert, and that's all the varnish I use.
You're thinking of Eurpoe as Germany and France. I don't. I think that's old Europe.
One mustn't ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness.
English people don't have very good diction. In France you have to pronounce very particularly and clearly, and learning French at an early age helped me enormously.
France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war.
Charles de Gaulle
France is a place where the money falls apart in your hands but you can't tear the toilet paper.
I never left France for Hollywood nor stashed my money in Switzerland.
In France one must adapt oneself to the fragrance of a urinal.
It is not what France gave you but what it did not take from you that was important.
France is not poetic; she even feels, in fact, a congenital horror of poetry. Among the writers who use verse, those whom she will always prefer are the most prosaic.
In France there are, I think, less than one per cent of people who are too skinny.
France is the only place where you can make love in the afternoon without people hammering on your door.
France may claim the happiest marriages in the world, but the happiest divorces in the world are 'made in America.'
France is the country where the money falls apart and you can't tear the toilet paper.
My country, France, my homeland, my land is again invaded by an overpopulation of foreigners, especially Muslims.
I am against the Islamisation of France.
I wanted to play piano in restaurants in the south of France. I went there on holiday once and I saw this guy playing in an old tuxedo. He was all disheveled, with a whisky glass on the piano. I thought that was the coolest thing. So what's happened to me with 'Twilight' isn't really what I'd planned.
Foreigners don't want to invest any more in France - and this is not working.
There are less than 1 per cent of anorexic girls, but there more than 30 per cent of girls in France - I don't know about England - that are much, much overweight. And it is much more dangerous and very bad for the health.
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