Still Pissed Off About the Hawley-Smoot Tariff

Monday, December 19, 2005

The Wisdom of William Faulkner

I'm a third of the way through William Faulkner's The Reivers, and I've come across the following quote:

"A Republican is a man who made his money; a Liberal is a man who inherited his; a Democrat is a barefooted Liberal in a cross-country race; a Conservative is a Republican who has learned to read and write."