Frances Perkins Quote

Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul together was an achievement, to the great present when "good" includes an agreeable, stable civilization accessible to all, the opportunity of each to develop his particular genius and the privilege of mutual usefulness.


People at work (ed. 1934)

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Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul...

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Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul...

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Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul...

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Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul...