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—  Indíra Gándhí, "Preface, 4th Five Year Plan" http://planningcommission.nic.in/plans/planrel/fiveyr/4th/4ppre.htm, Government of India Planning Commission (July 18, 1970).
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—  Warren G. Harding American politician, 29th president of the United States (in office from 1921 to 1923) 1865 - 1923
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