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When they are so carried on, they may serve as a means of livelihood or of something else, but they are not education. In an activity carried on as education, a proper understanding of its meaning, devotion to duty and the spirit of service are necessary. The first necessarily brings about development of the intellect. In doing any piece of work, however small, we should be irispired by a holy aim and, while doing it, we should try to understand the purpose which it will serve and the scientific method of doing it.

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