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Françoise Giroud

  • Off-the-rack solutions, like bargain basement dresses, never fit anyone.

    • Françoise Giroud,
    • in The Economist ()
  • Equal rights for the sexes will be achieved only when mediocre women occupy high positions.

    • Françoise Giroud
  • Advisors are generally brilliant theoreticians but wretched practitioners.

    • Françoise Giroud
  • Being a professional ... is making fewer mistakes than others, as few as possible.

    • Françoise Giroud

Françoise Giroud, Swiss-born French journalist, screenwriter, writer, politician

(1916 - 2003)

Born: France Gourdji.