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10 Powerful quotes from Pope Francis that challenge us all to live better lives

Julie Ryan Evans is an editor and writer who has covered everything from Capitol Hill to the politics of preschool. A mother of two, a runner of races, and a gourmet chef wannabe, she currently lives outside of Orlando, Florida.

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10 Powerful quotes from Pope Francis

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10 Powerful quotes from Pope Francis

Pope Francis has captured the attention of the world, and believers and nonbelievers alike have found inspiration in his teachings. Here are 10 moving quotes that make us consider our lives, the world and our purpose here more deeply.

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The fight against poverty and hunger

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The fight against poverty and hunger

It's a fight we must fight.

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Foreigners should not be feared

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Foreigners should not be feared

One world.

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Live nobly and justly

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Live nobly and justly

Actions speak louder than words.

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Restore hope

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Restore hope

Every person's well-being is important.

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Respect

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Respect

We can't change the past, but we can learn from it.

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A common temptation

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A common temptation

The easy way is not always the right way.

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A delicate balance

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A delicate balance

Freedom's worth fighting for.

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Let us give

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Let us give

In other words: karma.

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On the economy

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On the economy

It's not all about the bottom dollar.

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Moving Pope Francis quotes

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Moving Pope Francis quotes

 

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