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Quote – Slaves

"There are more slaves today than at any point in history. 12-27 million forced to work at subsistence pay under threat of violence. The US government estimates 50,000 people work in hidden bondage.  90% are used for sex, indentured domestics ...
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Quote – Ben Roethlisberger

There are 138,226 calories in sloppy Ben Roethlisberger burger ...
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Quote – Democratic Republic of Congo

Democratic Republic of Congo: 6 of 71 million are dead since 1996 34 armed groups fighting 85% unemployment 2 million raped 1 woman victimized per minute Sexual violence used as weapon to humiliate & discourage ...
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St. Francis of Assisi Quote – Do The Impossible

“Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” - St. Francis of Assisi ...
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Tibetan proverb

"Where there is veneration, even a dog’s tooth emits light." - Tibetan proverb ...
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John Snelling quote – Suffering has its positive side

"Underlying our glitzy modern consumer culture there is a deep spiritual undernourishment and malaise that manifests all kinds of symptoms: nervous disorders, loneliness, alienation, purposelessness So blanking out, running away, burying our heads in sand or videotape will take us nowhere ...
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Buddha – The Road To Truth

“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.” - Buddha ...
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Plato Quote – Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others

“Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.”   Plato ...
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Buddha Quote – Discipline

“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and ...
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Shannon L. Alder Quote – Dignity

“Your dignity can be mocked, abused, compromised, toyed with, lowered and even badmouthed, but it can never be taken from you. You have the power today to reset your boundaries, restore your image, start fresh with renewed values and rebuild ...
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