Sure, Julia Child is celebrated for making French cuisine accessible to everyone, and for inspiring and encouraging so many people to cook. She was a great cook and a wonderful teacher. But most of all, she was full of wit and charm. Her enthusiasm and sense of humor helped her become the beloved figure we remember today — and there’s often a great deal of advice buried inside her wisecracks. In honor of her 101st birthday, we’ve pulled together some of our favorite Julia quotes on life, food and, of course, fearlessness.