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Various other slogans and two liners were produced by members and shared. Kaplan rejected the idea of the Jews being chosen by God. We may go farther and say that the exaltation of love and sympathy as supreme and all-sufficing principles that do not need to be supplemented by doctrine and discipline is largely peculiar to our modern and humanitarian era. The goal, of course, is to radically extent people�s active health-spans, not to add a few extra years on a ventilator at the end of life.

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