Imagine a world in which every single human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge.
उस दुनिया की कल्पना करें जिसमें हर एक इंसान स्वतंत्र रूप से सभी ज्ञान के योग में साझा कर सकता है।
Imaginez le monde dans lequel chaque être humain peut partager librement la somme de toutes les connaissances.
تخيل عالما يستطيع فيه كل أنسان ان يشارك بحريه في مجموع المعرفة
Imagine el mundo en el que cada ser humano puede compartir libremente la suma de todo el conocimiento.
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