Samuel Gompers

Samuel Gompers

Time is the most valuable thing on earth: time to think, time to act, time to extend our fraternal relations, time to become better men, time to become better women, time to become better and more independent citizens.More Samuel Gompers quotes [01/28/2008 12:01:00]
You can't weigh the soul of a man with a bar of pig-iron.More Samuel Gompers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Our mission has been the protection of the wage-worker, now; to increase his wages; to cut hours off the long workday, which was killing him; to improve the safety and the sanitary conditions of the workshop; to free him from the tyrannies, petty or otherwise, which served to make his existence a slavery.More Samuel Gompers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
[The labor movement is] a movement of the working people, for the working people, by the working people, governed by ourselves, with its policies determined by ourselves...More Samuel Gompers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All other holidays are in a more or less degree connected with conflicts and battles of man's prowess over man, of strife and discord for greed and power, of glories achieved by one nation over another. Labor Dayis devoted to no man, living or dead, to no sect, race, or nation.More Samuel Gompers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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