Regardless of what one reads or hears about a country, nothing really replaces the personal experience—the human contact. This is, I think, a very gratifying idea; whatever the world has become, the human factor is still the most important.
de la Villesbrunne, Gerard
"France: Problems and Prospects,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 18
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol18/iss4/2