Definition of vive la difference exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

vive la difference

 exclamation
exclamation
BrE BrE//ˌviːv lɑː ˌdɪfəˈrɒns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌviːv lɑː ˌdɪfəˈrɑːns//
 
(from French, humorous)
 
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used to show that you think it is good that there is a difference between two people or things, especially a difference between men and women Word Originfrom French vive la différence, literally ‘long live the difference’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: vive la difference