Quotation by Gertrude Stein

All of you young people who served in the war. You are a lost generation.... You have no respect for anything. You drink yourselves to death.
Gertrude Stein (1874–1946), U.S. author. Quoted in A Moveable Feast, ch. 3, Ernest Hemingway (1964).

Remark to Hemingway, used by him as the epigraph in The Sun Also Rises (1926).
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