Death on the Installment Plan by Louis-Ferdinand Destouches

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What is a good quote describing Uncle Édouard in the book Death on the Installment Plan?

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Death on the Installment Plan is a 1936 French novel by Louis-Ferdinand Céline, about a doctor named Ferdinand who is struggling financially because his patients take advantage of his generosity.

Ferdinand's Uncle Édouard is a generous figure in his life. He is supportive of Ferdinand and helps him when he cannot pay for education and helps him find a job. He is vital to the family's well-being and desires the best for everyone, doing as much as he can throughout the book...

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