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Longevity conquers scandal every time

"Longevity conquers scandal every time"

- Shelby Foote

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In this quote, author Shelby Foote recommends that the principle of durability, or lasting for a long period of time, is more effective than any scandal. This means that no matter how scandalous or controversial something may be, if it has stood the test of time and has been around for a long period, it will eventually dominate. Foote is highlighting the concept that time has a way of erasing or lessening the impact of scandals, while things that have sustained for a long period of time have a sense of stability and credibility. This quote functions as a tip that time is an effective force that can conquer even the most shocking of occasions.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Shelby Foote between November 17, 1916 and June 27, 2005. He was a famous Author from USA. The author also have 21 other quotes.

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