"Unlike Americans, we Italians do not believe in lines. The unspoken rule is whoever is the most clever or most aggressive and gets to the front first, wins. What really matters is who gets there first, so you will find that Nonne, ladies, mothers with children, even children by themselves or priests will cut you without a thought. We do not see this as cutting. We just were smarter than the next person and got there first. Most Americans have very loud mouths but in the case of waiting on lines are really shy and timid. No wonder why your country keeps falling behind..."