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March 22, 2010
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“The real difference between preppies and Wasps is not couture but outlook. Preppies are infantile and optimistic, stuck forever at age seventeen; Wasps emerge from the womb wrinkly and cautious, already vice presidents, already fifty-two.”1

1. Tad Friend, Cheerful Money: Me, My Family, and the Last Days of Wasp Splendor (New York: Random House, 2009), 173.

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