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Quotation of the Day…

… is from page 201 of the final (2016) volume – Bourgeois Equality – of Deirdre McCloskey‘s brilliant trilogy on the essence of bourgeois values, on their transmission, and on their essential role in modern life:

images[W]hen an American politician prefaces a statement with “Frankly,” watch out for nonfrankness to follow.


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