John Steward of Jesus
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November 14, 1980

The legacy of the forces of death is an impressive assortment of monuments and memorials---tombs, libraries, public buildings, highways, etc.

The legacy of the forces of life is the vibrancy and energy which is seen in the faces of the younger generation.

Those motivated by life-generating forces sacrifice for the benefit of their children. Those motivated by death-promoting forces sacrifice for monuments to themselves.