Posts Tagged ‘Morgenthau’


25 avril 2011

I asked, « If you are prepared to accept the plan, what’s the need to rewrite it? »
Keynes answered, « Because your plan is written in Cherokee. »
I am sure it wasn’t written in as elegant a style as the Keynes plan, but the Treasury was more concerned with substance than with style. So I said, « The reason it’s in Cherokee is because we need the support of the braves of Wall Street and this is the language they understand. »
E.M. Bernstein, dans ses souvenirs sur Bretton Woods