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  •  Certainly some of us (4+ / 0-)

    born with fewer talents and less intelligence than most, but that is no justification to punish them. Rather, we should help those of us who are weaker. We should have compassion for them and humility for any gifts we might possess as it is all an accident of birth.

    "The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?" ~Orwell, "1984"

    by Lily O Lady on Wed Jan 23, 2013 at 09:12:34 AM PST

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