Spirit is like the wind, in that we can’t see it but can see its effects, which are profound. —Jimmy Carter

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Spirit is like the wind, in that we can’t see it but can see its effects, which are profound.

JIMMY CARTER

39th President of the United States, Nobel Peace Prize winner

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