Glory to Man in the highest! For Man is the master of things.
The strike of the miners in Arizona was one of the most remarkable strikes in the history of the American labor movement. Its peaceful character, its successful outcome, were due to that most remarkable character, Governor Hunt.
Body and spirit are twins: God only knows which is which.
You know I took an oath to tell the truth when I took the witness stand.
I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.
My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.
I learned in the early part of my career that labor must bear the cross for others’ sins, must be the vicarious sufferer for the wrongs that others do.
I have always advised men to read.
Out of labor’s struggle in Arizona came better conditions for the workers, who must everywhere, at all times, under advantage and disadvantage work out their own salvation.
Time turns the old days to derision, Our loves into corpses or wives; And marriage and death and division Make barren our lives.