The change starts within each one of us. And ends only when all children are free to be children— Craig Kielburger
Unpopular child labour quotes that are about funny labour
We, at least, are not loyal men: we confess to having more respect and honour for the raggedest child of the poorest labourer in Ireland today than for any, even the most virtuous, descendant of the long array of murderers, adulterers and madmen who have sat upon the throne of England.
I believe the prayers of 30 years ago are not lost.
We may not see the results of our labour or sacrifice immediately, but in due time they will produce much fruit.
Child labour is an issue of grave importance.
It must become a top priority for all governments of the world. How can the world move into the twenty-first century with children still being exploited for their labour and denied their basic right to an education?
Eight hours daily labour is enough for any human being, and under proper arrangements sufficient to afford an ample supply of food, raiment and shelter, or the necessaries and comforts of life, and for the remainder of his time, every person is entitled to education, recreation and sleep.
We should always look upon ourselves as God's servants, placed in God's world, to do his work; and accordingly labour faithfully for him; not with a design to grow rich and great, but to glorify God, and do all the good we possibly can.
The lowest stage of humanity is experienced when the individual must labour for a small pittance of wages from others.
Men Wanted for Dangerous Expedition: Low Wages for Long Hours of Arduous Labour under Brutal Conditions; Months of Continual Darkness and Extreme Cold; Great Risk to Life and Limb from Disease, Accidents and Other Hazards; Small Chance of Fame in Case of Success.
There is no place for [the Bantu] in the European community above the level of certain forms of labour ... What is the use of teaching the Bantu child mathematics when it cannot use it in practice? That is quite absurd. Education must train people in accordance with their opportunities in life, according to the sphere in which they live.
That rifle hanging on the wall of the working-class flat or labourer's cottage is the symbol of democracy. It is our job to see that it stays there.
The path to the Truth is a labour of the heart, not of the head.
Make your heart your primary guide! Not your mind. Meet, challenge and ultimately prevail over your nafs with your heart. Knowing your ego will lead you to the knowledge of God.
The farmer and manufacturer can no more live without profit than the labourer without wages.
It is here we come to the heart of the matter.
The economic principle of comparative advantage', 'a country may, in return for manufactured commodities, import corn even if it can be grown with less labour than in the country from which it is imported
We labour at our daily work more ardently and thoughtlessly than is necessary to sustain our life because it is even more necessary not to have leisure to stop and think. Haste is universal because everyone is in flight from himself.
In the end, the Labour party could cease to represent labour.
Stranger historic ironies have happened than that.
No one expects to attain to the height of learning, or arts, or power, or wealth, or military glory, without vigorous resolution, strenuous diligence, and steady perseverance. Yet we expect to be Christians without labour, study, or inquiry.
Enable every woman who can work to take her place on the labour front, under the principle of equal pay for equal work.
A Tory minister can sleep in ten different women's beds in a week.
A Labour minister gets it in the neck if he looks at his neighbour's wife over the garden fence.
I am busy just now again on Electro-Magnetism and think I have got hold of a good thing but can't say; it may be a weed instead of a fish that after all my labour I may at last pull up.
Billions raised, billions spent. No idea where the money has gone. With a record like that the chancellor should be running for treasurer of the Labour Party.
Under a spreading chestnut-tree The village smithy stands;
The smith, a mighty man is he, With large and sinewy hands; And the muscles of his brawny arms Are strong as iron bands.
Let us remember that the automatic machine is the precise economic equivalent of slave labor. Any labor which competes with slave labor must accept the economic consequences of slave labor.
My public life is before you; and I know you will believe me when I say, that when I sit down in solitude to the labours of my profession, the only questions I ask myself are, What is right? What is just? What is for the public good?
You must obey this now for a law, that he that will not work shall not eat (except by sickness he be disabled). For the labors of thirty or forty honest and industrious men shall not be consumed to maintain a hundred and fifty idle loiterers.
One day I heard a speech of Hitler. In this speech he said that the German factory worker and the German labourer must make common cause with the German intellectual worker.
When you cease from labour, fill up your time in reading, meditation, and prayer: and while your hands are labouring, let your heart be employed, as much as possible, in divine thoughts.
Child labour - Child labour refers to the exploitation of children through any form of work that deprives children of their childhood, interferes with their ability to
Labour Party (UK) - Labour has been either the governing party or the Official Opposition. There have been six Labour Prime Ministers and eight ministries. The Labour Party
Penal labour - Penal labour is a generic term for various kinds of unfree labour which prisoners are required to perform, typically manual labour. The work may be light
Labour movement - The labour movement or labor movement consists of two main wings: the trade union movement (British English) or labor union movement (American English)
Unfree labour - Unfree labour is any work relation, especially in modern or early modern history, in which people are employed against their will with the threat of destitution
Labour economics - Labour economics seeks to understand the functioning and dynamics of the markets for wage labour. Labour is a commodity that supplied by labourers in exchange
Labour law - Labour law (also known as labor law or employment law) mediates the relationship between workers, employing entities, trade unions and the government.
Wage labour - labour (also wage labor in American English) is the socioeconomic relationship between a worker and an employer, where the worker sells their labour power
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For reforms ameliorate the situation of the working class, they lighten the weight of the chains labour is burdened with by capitalism, but they are not sufficient to crush capitalism and to emancipate the workers from their tyranny.
The scarcest resource is not oil, metals, clean air, capital, labour, or technology. It is our willingness to listen to each other and learn from each other and to seek the truth rather than seek to be right
The Labour party has never been a socialist party, although there have always been socialists in it - a bit like Christians in the Church of England.
Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want.
If God gave you the talent, you should go for it. But don't think it's going to be easy. It's hard!
The labour party is like a stage-coach.
If you rattle along at great speed everybody inside is too exhilarated or too seasick to cause any trouble. But if you stop everybody gets out and argues about where to go next.
The Labour Party's election manifesto is the longest suicide note in history.
Ants are so much like human beings as to be an embarrassment.
They farm fungi, raise aphids as livestock, launch armies into wars, use chemical sprays to alarm and confuse enemies, capture slaves... They do everything but watch television.
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success or fame, the gods have called him.
I have never doubted the importance of melody.
I like melody very much, and I consider it the most important element in music, and I labour many years on the improvement of its quality in my compositions.