„I had no money to buy books, so between classes and work, I haunted the library. I even tutored in French with a sliding scale of payment: twenty dollars for an A, fifteen for a B, ten for a C, five for a D.“

—  Hubert Humphrey, Of his university years. From Hubert H. Humphrey, The Education of a Public Man: My Life and Politics 43 (1976)
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