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Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.

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Marian Wright Edelman (born June 6, 1939) is the president and founder of the Children's Defense Fund. Her thinking was influenced by her father, Arthur Wright, a Baptist preacher who taught that Christianity required service in this world and by A. Philip Randolph.

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