ADDAMS, Jane Quotes
(1860- ), American social worker and author
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what it is taught, hence we must watch what we teach it, and now we live before it.
It is perhaps significant that the adherents of war are more and more justifying it by its past record and reminding us of its ancient origin. . . . The little lad who stoutly defends himself on the school ground may be worthy of much admiration, but if we find him, a dozen years later, the bullying leader of a street-gang . . . our admiration cools amazingly.