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Patience is the foundation of wisdom.

by Fabien on January 13, 2009   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Patience in the past.
1-America has been waiting patiently for this day since Abraham Lincoln.
2- The world and America have been waiting for 8 years for Change. more patience.

Patience for the future:
3- Our current economic situation will require us to be patient. No quick fix.
4-In difficult time, we shall unite and it will require patience.

No patience- No wisdom: war - greed - materialism - racism - CRISIS.


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