13 Quotations Found
It is bounden duty to perform the will of a dying man.
Talk not while you eat, lest windpipe anticipate gullet (and life be in danger)!
It is not the place that honors its man,
but the man that honors his place.
It is all for the best.
Prayer is the service of the heart.
Three keys are kept in God's hands and never delivered to an angel: one of them is the key to rain.
Rain is the husband of the earth.
Being ashamed of oneself
is not like being ashamed of others.
If you see a student who finds it as hard as iron to study, it is because his studies are without system.
Why was the Torah likened unto water? As water leaves a high place and flows to a low one, the Torah, too, rests only among those whose mind is humble.
Why was the torah likened unto water? As water leaves a high place and flows to a low one, the Torah, too, rests only among those whose mind is humble.
Who occupies himself with the Torah for its own sake finds his learning become his elixir of life.
Just as a small log may set fire to a large one, so do smaller scholars sharpen the wits of sages.