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Thomas Berry Quotes: Our fulfillment is not in our isolated human grandeur, but in our intimacy with the larger earth community, for this is also the larger dimension of our being.
         

Our fulfillment is not in our isolated human grandeur, but in our intimacy with the larger earth community, for this is also the larger dimension of our being.


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As humans we are born of the Earth, nourished by the Earth, healed by the Earth.



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