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Menachem Mendel of Kotzk

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If I am I, because you are you, and you are you, because I am I, then I am not I, and you are not you. But if I am I because I am I, and you are you because you are you, then I am I and you are you, and we can talk.
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As quoted in Let Us Reason Together (1970) by William Berkowitz and William Leonard Laurence

 
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