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You can spend your time agonizing or organizing.


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I really only love God as much as I love the person I love the least.



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Don't worry about being effective. Just concentrate on being faithful to the truth.



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Our problems stem from our acceptance of this filthy, rotten system.



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No one has a right to sit down and feel hopeless. There's too much work to do.



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