Modern French

Famous quotes containing the words modern and/or french:

    Men must speak English who can write Sanskrit; they must speak a modern language who write, perchance, an ancient and universal one.
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    The French are a logical people, which is one reason the English dislike them so intensely. The other is that they own France, a country which we have always judged to be much too good for them.
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