… is from page lv of Amity Shlaes’s Introduction to her 2023 anthology, New Deal Rebels:
The ultimate lesson here is perseverance. We want to see wrongs righted instantly, or certainly by the next election. Yet it is not always given to us to see the world come around in our own lifetime…. The trick is to ready those [pro-liberty] ideas for the moment opportunity presents itself – and then seize that opportunity.