24 Quotes for Labor Day

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Twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, and 52 weeks a year, working people strive to make our country better for their communities and for future generations.

This Labor Day, we're paying respect to the around-the-clock efforts of families and activists by sharing inspiring quotes about and by the labor movement every hour on Twitter.

Amplify these messages on Twitter and see the full list, below:

1. Abraham Lincoln

2. J. David Cox Sr.

3. Tefere Gebre

4. Jon Soltz

5. Carmen Berkley

6. Eric Bunn Sr.

7. Augusta Y. Thomas

8. César Chávez

9. John F. Kennedy

10. Ella Baker

11. Jamal Watkins

12. Delores Huerta

13. Martin Luther King, Jr.

14. Mark Dimondstein

15. Paul Rinaldi

16. Mary Kay Henry

17.Bobby Harnage

18. Marc Bayard

19. Eleanor Roosevelt

20. Lauren Spangler

21. Mary Kay Henry

22. A. Phillip Randolph

23. Dwight D. Eisenhower

24. George Meany

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