The ill-bred aristocrat is, of course, the greatest novelist in the English langauge, Nabokov:

There is nothing in the world that I loathe more than group activity, that communal bath where the hairy and slippery mix in a multiplication of mediocrity.
A better bred person would never hold such a terrible, childish, utterly backward opinion of precisely what makes us humans, cooperation.


The better man is, of course, Peter Kropotkin, who is socialism's answer to Malthus:

If we ... ask Nature: “who are the fittest: those who are continually at war with each other, or those who support one another?” we at once see that those animals which acquire habits of mutual aid are undoubtedly the fittest. They have more chances to survive, and they attain, in their respective classes, the highest development of intelligence and bodily organization.


Speaking of bodily organization:

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The corset named after Nabokov:
The Nabokov under-bust corset offers waist reduction with beautiful hourglass sculpting at the waist and over the sculpted hips. This style is feminine and flirty, it can be worn with a dress or a top and skirt or pants. Wear this with your favorite bra to create the perfect curvy bombshell silhouette. It can be worn under or over clothing! Named for Vladimir Nabokov, you'll bring to mind one of his beautiful butterflies in this corset.
Understandably, Kropotkin is not the sort of thinker who inspires the designs of corsets.

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