Auvergne is said to be geographically the heart
of France. It's also its spiritual heart, as on this lands is born the French national
identity. Because in its plateau (at Gergovie) the Gallic armies of Vercingetorix defeated
the Romanian legions of César.
L'homme est un roseau pensant, le plus faible de la nature ; mais c'est un roseau pensant.
Pascal - Les Pensées