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"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
Neither side in an argument can find the truth when both make an absolute claim on it.
The more I read about the government of Haiti, the more disgusted I get.
They don't really bother to fund water sanitation because they know charities will do some of it.
Where is the money going and why can't they at least build the minimum infrastructure to support the basic needs of the people?
The whole of their government needs to get the boot.
I was discovering that life just simply isn't fair and bask in the unsung glory of knowing that each obstacle overcome along the way only adds to the satisfaction in the end. Nothing great, after all, was ever accomplished by anyone sulking in his or her misery.
"When you're born you get a ticket to the freak show. I say enjoy the show, don't take it seriously." - George Carlin