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English definition of “it takes all sorts (to make a world)”

it takes all sorts (to make a world)

saying
said to emphasize that people have different characters , opinions , and abilities , and that you should accept thisVariety and mixturesMixing and mixturesGroups and collections of things
(Definition of it takes all sorts (to make a world) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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