He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses.
When I left SEIU, we had started this quality public service agenda to say to our members what I think the United Auto Workers learned: that quality is our only job security in the long run.
The ‘We Have Overcome’ generation has run out of intellectual creativity but refuses to leave the political stage.
If you pay a child a dollar to read a book, as some schools have tried, you not only create an expectation that reading makes you money, you also run the risk of depriving the child for ever of the value of it. Markets are not innocent.
There have been only rare moments in history where individual histories were able to run their course without wars or revolutions.
The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
We’re building an independent political program that can run electoral politics and then turn on a dime to hold our leaders to task, in case they suddenly develop that old case of amnesia! We’ll be there to remind them what they promised and who they promised to work for!
The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame.
Better to have beasts that let themselves be killed than men who run away.