French tattoos are generally quotes from famous people written in the french language. Girls who get french tattoos usually have a french heritage or just enjoy the aesthetically pleasing design of the words.
A popular tattoo quote written in french by the french writer André Malraux is "Une vie ne vaut rien mais rien ne vaut une vie" translated means "Life has no value, yet nothing is more precious" another famous quote seen on female canvases round the world is "Il ya des faute, c'es la vie" meaning "life is full of faults but you have to go on". Girls that want to pay respect to the french culture also like to tattoo the symbol of France, the Fleur De Lis. See http://www.girl-tattoos.com/Fleur_De_Lis_Tattoos.php
One of the most beautiful romance languages, French tattoo phrases can turn your canvas into a sounding board of elegant sophistication.