John Garland Pollard (1871–1937) was the governor of Virginia from 1930 to 1934
- Worry: Interest we pay on trouble before it is due.
- Although this appears in Pollard's Connotary in 1932, the aphorism was already in general circulation decades earlier, e.g., it features in an advertisement in The Grape Belt, 2 October 1906, p. 5. It is also widely misattributed to Dean Inge.
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