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Query syntax error with quotation marks in the data

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I am adjusting a VB6 statement in which the application is making a request from the SQL database and the value contains quotation marks in it.  The result is an error:  Incorrect syntax near 'value'  

The requesting statement from VB6 is:

select count(*), Max(Grouping) from tblOrgHours where Narrative = '" & Text1 & "'"

If Text1 contains quotation marks in it then the error is produced.  How can I avoid this?
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