Marguerite Donnadieu, better known as Marguerite Duras (pronounced [maeg-?it dy-?as] in French) (4 April 1914 - 3 March 1996) was a French writer and film director
"The woman is the home. That's where she used to be, and that's where she still is. You might ask me, What if a man tries to be part of the home -- will the woman let him? I answer yes. Because then he becomes one of the children."