Everybody's private motto: It's better to be popular than right.
The more things are forbidden, the more popular they become.
Even popularity can be overdone. In Rome, along at first, you are full
of regrets that Michelangelo died; but by and by you only regret that
you didn't see him do it.
Illustration by Pierre Brissaud from ad for
Old Taylor Kentucky Whiskey from
Feb. 1937 COUNTRY LIFE
from the Dave Thomson collection
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