Samuel Gompers Quote
Source/Notes: The Samuel Gompers Papers: The Early Years of the American Federation of Labor, 1887-90 (1987 edition), University of Illinois Press - ISBN: 9780252013508
Source/Notes: Gompers, Samuel. Not Even Compulsory Benevolence Will Do. The American Federationist. January 1917, p. 47.
Source/Notes: Quoted in Rothschild, Michael. Bionomics: Economy as Business Ecosystem. Washington, D.C.: BeardBooks, 1990, p. 115.
“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.”