This is a quote from the book "Animal Farm" by George Orwell
...ngton was about to spring some carefully prepared witticism on the company, but for a moment he was too overcome by amusement to be able to utter it. After much choking, during which his various chins turned purple, he managed to get it out: "If you have your lower animals to contend with," he said, "we have our lower classes!" This BON MOT set the table in a roar; and Mr. Pilkington once again co ngratulated the pigs on the low rations, the long working hours, and the general absence of pampering which he had observed on Animal Farm.

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