Sayings By or For Southerners, Part XXXV

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These Haters seem to want to destroy anything and anyone they can tie to slavery. . . . Let’s bulldoze the Washington monument and the Jefferson Memorial.–Henry Eversole

I just don’t understand why people would choose to go the Washington & Lee and then complain about Lee.–Jason Moyer

It is a flaw of the deeply self-interested men of the world that they assume that idealists are fools.–Christian Cameron

Beauty costs; ugly’s cheap.–artist Charles D’Antonio

People who hate Lee simply can’t understand or don’t like the concept of a Christian gentleman.–Clyde Wilson

Hillary Clinton is a cultural-Marxist revolutionary, but she is at the same time an exponent of the military-industrial complex and major financial institutions.–Srdja Trifkovic

Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.–Jefferson

The older we get the more precious we are.–Unknown

A book without a wicked character is a wicked book.–G.K. Chesterton

The degree of vulgarity is so broad spread in the U.S.A. that it becomes hard to perceive, because there isn’t much of anything else.–J.O. Tate

Silence in the friend who never betrays.–Confucius

I believe that the American South, the last bastion of Christianity in the West, will have a special role in the final chapter of history.–Anne Wilson Smith

About Clyde Wilson

Clyde Wilson is a distinguished Professor Emeritus of History at the University of South Carolina where he was the editor of the multivolume The Papers of John C. Calhoun. He is the M.E. Bradford Distinguished Chair at the Abbeville Institute. He is the author or editor of over thirty books and published over 600 articles, essays and reviews and is co-publisher of www.shotwellpublishing.com, a source  for unreconstructed Southern books. More from Clyde Wilson

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