Quotes

11 November 2014
... there are no limits to which powers of privilege will not go to keep the workers in slavery.
11 November 2014
...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 wrongs that others do.
11 November 2014
Your organization is not a praying institution. It's a fighting institution. It's an educational institution right along industrial lines. Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living!
11 November 2014
We are told that every American boy has the chance of being president. I tell you that these little boys in the iron cages would sell their chance any day for good square meals and a chance to play.
11 November 2014
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 convictions and a voice!
11 November 2014
All the average human being asks is something he can call a home; a family that is fed and warm; and now and then a little happiness; once in a long while an extravagance.
11 November 2014
If they want to hang me, let them. And on the scaffold I will shout "Freedom for the working class!"
11 November 2014
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 leader must stand alone.
11 November 2014
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!
11 November 2014
The miners lost because they had only the constitution. The other side had bayonets. In the end, bayonets always win.

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