Hundreds and hundreds of words must have been already written on the issue, discussing such factors as the importance of the French language in international business (currently diminishing), the inherent beauty of the French language, the necessity of mastering the French language (or any other, for that matter) to fully comprehend the culture it was born to, and many, many other arresting points. Albeit often well put, all these typically keep missing the context. Why? See for yourself and enjoy! :