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Five Quotes About The South

By Michael Maynor

The South has always been a source of inspiration, and these five quotes will remind you just what a special place the South really is!

“I could be anywhere. In my heart, I’m always there. Where they drink sweet tea, and they raise you to be polite.”

-Darius Rucker  


“I’d sooner wear white shoes in February, drink unsweetened tea, and eat Miracle Whip instead of Duke’s than utter the words ‘you guys.’”

― Celia Rivenbark


“All the sweetest winds, they blow across the South.”

-Ryan Adams


“The only place in the world that nothing has to be explained to me is the South.”

Woodrow Wilson


“Everyone in the South has no time for reading because they are all too busy writing.”
― William Faulkner


Cover image: Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana for more information visit

I am a proud native of North Carolina with a deep love for the sporting lifestyle and everything Southern. My book collection seems to grow endlessly, and I have a particular fondness for collecting vintage duck decoys. Despite appearing content, my heart longs to return to Africa for another safari adventure. John 3:16