A Quote by Herman Melville

No town-bred dandy will compare with a country-bred one- I mean a downright bumpkin dandy- a fellow that, in the dog-days of summer, will mow his two acres in buckskin gloves for fear of tanning his hands.

Herman Melville (1819 - 1891)

Source: Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)

Contributed by: Kate