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Der schönste Dienst, den man einem Menschen erweisen kann, ist ihm zu helfen, si

English translation: The best service one person can render another person is to help him help himself

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German term or phrase:Der schönste Dienst, den man einem Menschen erweisen kann, ist ihm zu helfen, sich selbst zu helfen
English translation:The best service one person can render another person is to help him help himself
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08:26 Dec 27, 2002
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German term or phrase: Der schönste Dienst, den man einem Menschen erweisen kann, ist ihm zu helfen, si
Ralph Waldo Emerson, dieses Zitat ist von ihm. ich suche das Original. Bei google und Zitaten war ich schon, bisher ohne Erfolg und die Zeit drückt mal wieder. Danke schön
danilingua
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Local time: 23:40
The best service one person can render another person is to help him help himself
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Chris Rowson
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The best service one person can render another person is to help him help himself


Explanation:
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    Reference: http://pages.prodigy.net/jgreenbaum/read290/quotes.htm
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