Regard man as a mine rich in gems of inestimable value. Education can, alone, cause it to reveal its treasures, and enable mankind to benefit therefrom.
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11/12/1817 – 05/29/1892, born Mírzá Ḥusayn-’Alí Núrí in Tehran. He is the founder of the Bahá'í Faith. His ancestry can be traced back to Abraham through Abraham's wife Keturah.