THE immortal quote on inflation was originally written by Theodore Harold White:
Notes:Theodore White was a historian and political journalist of democratic signature. He won the 1962 Pulitzer price for non-fiction with his book 'The making of the President" on the electoral campaign of JF Kennedy.
The original document from the 1950's is depicting the situation in China under Chiang Kai-Shek, shortly before the Communist revolution. In the above article, Th. White is quoted by William E Simon, former Secretary of the Treasury, on the occasion of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Constitution (1987).