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"It is through accepting other people in our own countries that we shall come to respect our neighbours and be respected in our turn."

"If you make a living, if you earn your own money, you're free - however free one can be on this planet."

"I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake."

"Pay mind to your own life, your own health, and wholeness. A bleeding heart is of no help to anyone if it bleeds to death."

"Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to it and acts on it, he is giving a great deal of what it is the world needs most. It is not complicated but it takes courage. It takes courage for a person to listen to his own goodness and act on it."

"In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry, deceitful, intent only on satisfying their own needs. There is so much anger, distrust, greed, and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together."

"Once I got out of architecture school I decided not to be an architect, I just started my own little design studio."

"Not having to own a car has made me realize what a waste of time the automobile is."

"Patriotism is considered to be an emotion a person ought to feel. But why? Why is it nobler to love your own country than to love someone else's?"

"When I was growing up my mother would say, 'Your dad may have to learn about being a father because he lost his own and that would have affected him'."

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