Quotation by William Faulkner

This was Pharaoh, direct descendent of our deity Amon, god of the sun, who rules the heavens as Pharaoh rules the earth. Again, he brought treasure, gold, and precious jewels taken from our enemies. For to Pharaoh riches were power and power was to be desired. And also again he brought many captives. For is it not by slaves that one becomes even richer and then has even more power?
William Faulkner (1897–1962), U.S. author, screenwriter, Harry Kurnitz, screenwriter, Harold Jack Bloom, screenwriter, and Howard Hawks. Hamar (voiceover) (Alexis Minotis), Land of the Pharaohs (1955).

Voiceover narration as Pharaoh Cheops (Jack Hawkins) makes a triumphant return after being victorious in battle.
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