Lehman Brothers Collapse

Famous quotes containing the words collapse, lehman and/or brothers:

    Newspapers are unable, seemingly, to discriminate between a bicycle accident and the collapse of civilisation.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    I didn’t realize you were an art collector. I thought you just collected corpses. I’ll bet you paid plenty for this little piece of sculpture. She’s worth every dollar of it, take it from me. She puts her heart into her work, in fact, her whole body.
    —Ernest Lehman (b. 1920)

    “Oh tell her I lie in Kirk-land fair,
    And home shall never come.”
    —Unknown. The Twa Brothers (l. 39–40)