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" We have been proud of our industrial achievements, but we have not hitherto stopped thoughtfully enough to count the human cost, the cost of lives snuffed out, of energies overtaxed and broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost to the men and women... "
The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress... - Page 14
1914
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Proceedings, Volumes 33-35

American Library Association. Conference - Library science - 1911
...individuality. In his inaugural address President Wilson uttered these accusing heart searching words: "We have been proud of our Industrial achievements,...whom the dead weight and burden of it all has fallen without mercy the years through. The groans and agony of It all, the solemn moving undertone of our...
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The Gregg Writer, Volume 15

1912
...prodigal as well as admirably efficient. We haii been proud of our industrial achievements, bi-'we have not hitherto stopped thoughtfully enough to count...and broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost 506 507 to the men and women and children upon whom the dead weight and burden of it all has fallen...
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The Unrest of Women

Edward Sandford Martin - Feminism - 1913 - 146 pages
...and effort of contemporary politics everywhere. One reads in President Wilson's inaugural address: "We have been proud of our industrial achievements,...children upon whom the dead weight and burden of it all have fallen pitilessly the years through." It is to lighten and diffuse that dead weight and burden...
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Choice Readings for Public and Private Entertainments and for the Use of ...

Robert McLean Cumnock - Elocution - 1913 - 601 pages
...great part of what we might have used, and have not stopped to conserve the exceeding bounty of nature. We have been proud of our industrial achievements,...stopped thoughtfully enough to count the human cost. At last a vision has been vouchsafed us of our life as a whole. We see the bad with the good, the debased...
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Current Economic Problems: A Series of Readings in the Control of Industrial ...

Walton Hale Hamilton - Economics - 1916 - 789 pages
...enterprise would have been worthless and impotent, scorning to be careful as well as admirably efficient. We have been proud of our industrial achievements,...enough to count the human cost, the cost of lives sniffed out, of energies overtaxed and broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost to the men and...
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Public Regulation of the Rate of Wages

Rinehart John Swenson - Minimum wage - 1917 - 74 pages
...whose heart is as right as his vision is clear, spoke these significant words in his inaugural address: "We have been proud of our industrial achievements,...broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost to men and women and children upon whom the dead weight and burden of it all has fallen piteously the...
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Public Regulation of the Rate of Wages

Rinehart John Swenson - Minimum wage - 1917 - 74 pages
...of lives snuffed out, of energies overtaxed and broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost to men and women and children upon whom the dead weight and burden of it all has fallen piteously the years through. The groans and agony of it all has not yet reached our ears, the solemn,...
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President Wilson's Addresses

United States. President (1913-1921 : Wilson), Woodrow Wilson - United States - 1918 - 311 pages
...worthless and impotent, scorning to be careful, shamefully prodigal as well as admirably efficient. We have been proud of our industrial achievements,...enough to count the human cost, the cost of lives 25 snuffed out, of energies overtaxed and broken, the fearful physical and spiritual cost to the men...
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President Wilson's Addresses

United States. President (1913-1921 : Wilson), Woodrow Wilson - Presidents - 1918 - 311 pages
...worthless and impotent, scorning to be careful, shamefully prodigal as well as admirably efficient. We_have been proud of our industrial achievements, but we have not hitherto stopped thoughtfully enough to-count the' human cost, the cost of lives 25 snuffed out, of energies overtaxed and broken, the fearful...
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America Faces the Future

Durant Drake - Nationalism - 1922 - 339 pages
...been driven." It is with such instances in mind that President Wilson, in his First Inaugural, said, "We have been proud of our industrial achievements, but we have not stopped thoughtfully enough to count the human cost, the cost of lives snuffed out, of energies overtaxed...
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