Tuesday, November 11, 2014
... if the Settlement seeks its expression through social activity, it must learn the difference between mere social unrest and spiritual impulse.
Jane Addams (1860-1935), U.S. social worker and social reformer. Twenty Years at Hull-House, ch. 9 (1910).
Addams was the founding director of Hull-House, a pioneer "settlement house" in a poor, largely immigrant, Chicago neighborhood.