Lawful Prey

There is hardly anything in the world that someone cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and the people who consider price alone are that man’s lawful prey.

Seen in a Philpotts attributed to John Ruskin (apparently incorrectly).

Those Victorians had a way with words, don’t you think?


Written by multinormal

July 23, 2008 at 2:12 pm

Posted in Words

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