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QUOTATION: In other countries, art and literature are left to a lot of
shabby bums living in attics and feeding on booze and spaghetti, but in
America the successful writer or picture-painter is indistinguishable
from any other decent businessman.
ATTRIBUTION: Sinclair Lewis (18851951), U.S. novelist. George Follansbee
Babbitt, in Babbitt, ch. 14, sct. 3 (1922).