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I learned in the early part of my career that labor must bear the cross for others’ sins, must be the vicarious sufferer for the…
I’m not a humanitarian, I’m a hell-raiser.
That is, the wife must care for what the husband cares for if he is to remain resolute.
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword. I will tell the truth wherever I please.
My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.
I have never had a vote, and I have raised hell all over this country. You don’t need a vote to raise hell! You need…
My address is like my shoes. It travels with me. I abide where there is a fight against wrong.
I preferred sewing to bossing little children.
Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit!
Injustice boils in men’s hearts as does steel in its cauldron, ready to pour forth, white hot, in the fullness of time.
Whatever your fight, don’t be ladylike.
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…
Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living.
The miners lost because they had only the constitution. The other side had bayonets. In the end, bayonets always win.
If they want to hang me, let them. And on the scaffold I will shout Freedom for the working class!
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