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Self Reliance

A better vision of ourselves
Comes through conquering pain
As we stretch far and reach for help
Self reliance we gain

Yes, we can do hard things!
In surprising ways
An increase of faith brings
Improvement, always

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>One word from Japan to share
It’s “Ganbaru,” which means
Hold out, stand firm, hang in there
And believe in your dreams

In the face of destruction
Widespread to cast
Comes this simple instructiion
And friendships to last

In the wake of a tsunami
Comes the rising sun
Men are rebuilding
And faith in us is won

There has not been pity
But a desire to serve
To restore each man’s dignity
And ability to work

http://desne.ws/mFv1UI

Bishop Burton presents Mormon church aid to Japanese fishermen
June 15, 2011
By Sarah Jane Weaver, Deseret News

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>Self government is a principle
We are all more in need of
As we strive to be “we the people”
May our rights then prove enough

Our constitution and liberty
Are founded upon being good
With faith, hope, and charity
Creating bonds of brotherhood

Having freedoms in place
There is room to prosper
Through the hard work we embrace
And the self reliance we foster

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>Self government is a principle
We are all more in need of
As we strive to be “we the people”
May our rights then prove enough

Our constitution and liberty
Are founded upon being good
With faith, hope, and charity
Creating bonds of brotherhood

Having freedoms in place
There is room to prosper
Through the hard work we embrace
And the self reliance we foster

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