FLORENCE KELLEY QUOTES

“The world is wide, and there is a place for everybody in it.”

“Labor cannot, on any terms, surrender the right to strike.”

“We are all bound up together in one great bundle of humanity.”

“Let us join in the struggle to make conditions right for every worker.”

“There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he does not mind who gets the credit.”

“The power of the ballot we need in sheer self-defense, else the ballot-box, crowning an arrogant plutocracy, will become the Nemesis of our democracy.”

“The duty of the state toward the citizen is to protect him from almost everything except his own recklessness.”

“In America, the sight of the homeless is not unusual, but that doesn’t make it right.”

“The people who in the end succeed are those who do not give up.”

“No one can deny that women have a greater capacity for intense feeling than men.”

“The education of our children is the most important factor in their development.”

“A country that does not respect its workers will soon find itself without any.”

“The worth of any civilization can be judged by the way it treats its weakest members.” DON T BEG ANYONE TO STAY IN YOUR LIFE QUOTES

“We, the people of the United States in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this constitution for the United States of America.”

“We cannot afford to ignore the problems of our fellow citizens.”

“The sweatshops of Chicago must be abolished.”

“Our ideal is democracy, but our practice is oligarchy.”

“We need a government that works for the people, not just for the wealthy.”

“The essence of democracy is respecting and protecting the rights of every individual.”

“The strength of the United States lies in its diversity.”

“The only way to make progress is to organize and work together.”

“We need to build bridges, not walls.”

“No one is free until everyone is free.”

“The moral sense of the people is the only legitimate foundation of government.”