We have tried you citizens; we are trying you now, and you have a couple of dollars for the sorrowing mothers, brothers and sisters by way of a charity gift.
The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too. Help, you women of privilege, give her the ballot to fight with.
The old Inquisition had its rack and its thumbscrews and its instruments of torture with iron teeth.
Exhortations to obstruct the operations of Government in detail, should; Exhortations to resist all.
The life of men and women is so cheap and property is so sacred. There are so many of us for one job it matters little if 146 of us are burned to death.
It cannot be precisely known how any thing is good or bad, till it is precisely known what it is.
Every man should be considered as having a right to the character which he deserves; that is, to be spoken of according to his actions.
Then came a big strike. About 100 girls went out. The result was a victory, which netted us – I mean the girls – $2 increase in our wages on the average.
We have tried you good people of the public and we have found you wanting.
I would be a traitor to these poor burned bodies if I came here to talk good fellowship.