The average “educated” American has been made to believe that, somehow, the United States must lead the world even though hardly anyone has any information at all about those countries we are meant to lead. Worse, we have very little information about our own country and its past.

Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal (1925-2012) American novelist, dramatist, critic
“William Dean Howells” (1983)
Added on 8-Jan-13 | Last updated 8-Jan-13
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