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If you are twenty and still celibate, you will be thinking of sin all your days.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: marriage
Confession by the defendant is as good as a hundred witnesses.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: justice and law sin and repentance
Even the best of doctors deserves Purgatory.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: health and medicine
If a man meant to do a good deed and was forced to abandon his intention, he is deemed to have done it.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: wisdom
Who denies idolatry is as one that avows the Torah entire.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: Torah/Bible/Tanach
A good intention is accounted as a good deed. If a man intends to perform a good deed but is prevented from doing so, he is to be treated as though he has done it.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: wisdom
Ten measures of beauty were given the world, nine were taken by Jerusalem and one by all the rest.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: Jerusalem
If a poor man bakes a cake, any man that comes and snatches it from him is held wicked.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: food and drink justice and law
A teacher who surrenders the respect due to him is no longer respected.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: education
A servant whose master has no control over him cannot be called one.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: business and money
Study leads to action.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: education
Who fails to teach his son a trade might just as well have taught him to rob.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: parents business and money children
It is the way of a man to wage war, not the way of a woman.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: women war
No man should betroth a woman, sight unseen.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: women marriage
Whoever teachs his son teaches not only his son but also his son's son---and so on to the end of generations.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: parents children education
Happy is he who performs a good deed: for he may tip the scales for himself and the world.

  - Talmud, KiddushinTopics: charity justice and law
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