The first duty of a human being is to assume the right functional relationship to society — more briefly, to find your real job, and do it.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Found at Wisdom Quotes
I had to look up. She was quite a lady. Writer, artist, social reformer and one of the first to write about post-partum depression.
Then, while thinking up a title I googled right livelihood and found the Right Livelihood Award. The list of their lauriates is truly impressive and delightful to me.
And now you know, if you hadn’t already guessed, why I call this category Quotes to Inspire Writers.