And who is responsible for this appalling child slavery? Everyone.
I believe that no man who holds a leader’s position should ever accept favors from either side. He is then committed to show favors. A leader must stand alone.
I preferred sewing to bossing little children.
If what is communicated is false, it can hardly be called communication.
I am not unaware that leaders betray, and sell out, and play false.
I nursed men back to sanity who were driven to despair. I solicited clothes for the ragged children, for the desperate mothers. I laid out the dead, the martyrs of the strike.
I think if I hadn’t become a sociologist, I would have become very anti-intellectual.
My address is like my shoes. It travels with me.
That human beings seek their own well-being and that of those close to them is not an especially provocative discovery. What is important is that this universal aspect of human nature persists no matter what economic system is in place; it merely expresses itself in different forms.
What one state could not get alone, what one miner against a powerful corporation could not achieve, can be achieved by the union.