Most men of business think “Anyhow this system will probably last my time. It has gone on a long time, and is likely to go on still.”

Walter Bagehot (1826-1877) British businessman, essayist, journalist
Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market, ch. 1 “Introductory” (1873)

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