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Quotation by Al Capone
This American system of ours ... call it Americanism, call it capitalism, call it what you like, gives to each and every one of us a great opportunity if we only seize it with both hands and make the most of it.
Al Capone (1899–1947), U.S. gangster. "Mr. Capone, Philosopher," Cockburn Sums Up (1981).
Interview with Claud Cockburn.
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