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Life is made up of marble and mud.
Nathaniel Hawthorne
The House of the Seven Gables
Where there is no
Proverbs 29:18
"In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute." 
Thurogood Marshall
"Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue and abiding love." 
George Bernard Shaw
"Man. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies haviving never really lived."  
His Holiness The Dalai Lama, when asked what surprised him most about humanity.

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