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The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

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Anonymous

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

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Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

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To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

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