Margaret Harriman

Margaret Harriman

Here was a corporation behaving like a monster though the individuals who owned its stock were human cultivated men. A corporation has no soul.More Margaret Harriman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
[On women getting the vote:] The newspapers, poor dears, looked of course for something very spectacular. But then newspapers are always apt to be more interested in phenomena like meteors than in the slow growth of a mighty tree. Wait ten years, and the politicians will one day wake up and say, 'Look who's here!More Margaret Harriman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For twenty years it had been generally known that an insidious Lobby was maintained in Washington to influence legislation and executive action on behalf of vested interests. ... The lobby was a creature of darkness. It worked behind closed doors and whispered in corners. This ancient industry was one form of invisible government.More Margaret Harriman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We were good reformers, but we weren't good enough. We elected a candidate and then, busy with our own affairs, we left him hanging in mid-air. Reformers are such part-time pillars of society!More Margaret Harriman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have a very hyper-sensitive sister, and when she saw in the papers the next day that I had proclaimed myself the daughter of an immigrant, she didn't like it at all, and was with difficulty deterred from writing to the press that my father might be an immigrant, but not hers.More Margaret Harriman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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