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Aimée de Coigny

  • [On being asked rudely by Napoleon, 'Do you still fancy men as much as ever, Madame?':] Yes, when they are polite.

    • Aimée de Coigny,
    • in Andrea Stuart, The Rose of Martinique: A Life of Napoleon's Josephine ()

Aimée de Coigny, French salon host

(1769 - 1820)

Full name: Anne-Françoise-Aimée de Franquetot de Coigny, duchesse de Fleury, later comtesse de Montrond.