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Quotation by Jane Addams
... if the Settlement seeks its expression through social activity, it must learn the difference between mere social unrest and spiritual impulse.
Jane Addams (1860–1935), U.S. social worker and social reformer. Twenty Years at Hull-House, ch. 9 (1910).
Addams was the founding director of Hull-House, a pioneer "settlement house" in a poor, largely immigrant, Chicago neighborhood.
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