He was right and I have abided that sage advice ever since.
It is better to buy quality once at a higher price than to keep paying a cheaper price more often for a product of lesser quality because, in the end, cheap shoes are more expensive.
My great mentor, Dr. Howard Stein, claims the enemy of the Arts is the Humanities.
I often reflect on his statement.
Dr. Stein’s advice is timely and terribly true.