We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors;
we borrow it from our children.
~ Canadian Proverb. Haida [19200]

Photo by Stevan Marcus Stevanm1 (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

This proverb is widely used around the globe with variations of it being found in most languages.

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