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Howard W. Campbell, Jr. Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes from Howard W. Campbell, Jr.
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It is in fact a crime for an American to be poor, even though America is a nation of poor.
Kurt Vonnegut
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Slaughterhouse-Five
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Howard W. Campbell, Jr.
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There will also be an American flag no larger than a child’s hand – glued to a lollipop stick and flying from the cash register.
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Americans, like human beings everywhere, believe many things that are obviously untrue.
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Every other nation has folk traditions of men who were poor but extremely wise and virtuous, and therefore more estimable than anyone with power and gold.
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America is the wealthiest nation on Earth, but its people are mainly poor, and poor Americans are urged to hate themselves.
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This inward blame has been a treasure for the rich and powerful, who have had to do less for their poor, publicly and privately, than any other ruling class since, say Napoleonic times.
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They will not acknowledge how in fact hard money is to come by, and, therefore, those who have no money blame and blame and blame themselves.
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Their most destructive untruth is that it is very easy for any American to make money.

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