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On Mar 12, 2014 ANANTHARAMAN wrote:

Years back we were tying up machinery for brick manufacturing from a Belgian company. We had taken with us some of our handmade bricks, field fired,  which in our eyes were bad quality. The Belgian bricks were strong and of standard size while ours was absolutely nonstandard and of low strength. While we were feeling ashamed of our bricks and regretting taking them with us, the Belgian architect  was thrilled with the brick samples and remarked that they were like god made, each different from the other, unique in all respects. He also mentioned that strength was not all that important since they will be used as partitions and for pointing for elevation. He was so thrilled with the bricks that he ordered a container load of bricks at a very exorbitant price. like they say beauty in the beholder's eyes and prfection is many times disempowering.


On Mar 15, 2014 Gabriel Fernandes wrote:

 PURE GOLD. Kind of reminds us that each one of us are a unique fingerprint of god.

 
On Mar 17, 2014 Arthur wrote:

 Thanks for the reminder that each one of us is a unique fingerprint of God

 
On Mar 17, 2014 CECILIA wrote:

YES WE ARE! AS OUR FATHER THROUGH JESUS SENT THIS MSG TO US ALL WHEN JESUS SUFFERED ON THE CROSS, TO FORGIVE US ALL OUR SIN'S. THIS PLANET IS ONE WORLD WHAT EVER, OR WHICH EVER WAY WE CHOOSE TO GIVE THANKS FOR OUR LIVE'S. SO LET US UNITE IN THOUGHT, WORD AND DEED, AND HELP TO MAKE IT A BETTER PLACE. GOD BLESS YOU. 

 

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