"A dress makes no sense unless it inspires men to take it off of you."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Francoise Sagan on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Francoise Sagan on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Francoise Sagan on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Francoise Sagan on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Francoise Sagan on Mahatma Gandhi
"Art must take reality by surprise."
"You should celebrate the end of a love affair as they celebrate death in New Orleans, with songs, laughter, dancing and a lot of wine."
"To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter."
"Marriage? It's like asparagus eaten with vinaigrette or hollandaise, a matter of taste but of no importance."