So long as we have enough people in this country willing to fight for their rights, we’ll be called a democracy.
By God’s help, and the intelligent use of their own strong right arms they could accomplish great things.
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience.
You may succeed in your policy and ensure your own damnation, by your victory.
A bachelor’s life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
It means that the men who hold the means of life control our lives, and, because we workingmen have tried to get some measure of justice, some measure of betterment, they deny the right of the human being to associate with his fellow.
I would say that social work began in my mind in the Unitarian Church when I was ten or twelve years old, and I started to do things that I thought would help other people.
The employers cannot carry on industry nor accumulate profits if they have not got the good will of the workers or their acquiescence in carrying on such industry.
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.