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Quotation by Stella Nowicki
... pessimism is a product of inactivity.
Stella Nowicki (c. 1905–?), U.S. labor organizer. As quoted in American Dreams, book 1, part 2, by Studs Terkel (1980).
A labor organizer and member of the Young Communist League in the 1930s, Nowicki was one of three labor movement veterans featured in the 1976 documentary film, Union Maids.
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