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Quote of the Day

This isn’t a quote in so much as a small collection of quotes by a man that gave us the parental excerpt “The Golden Rule” – Rabbi Hillel “The Elder”

 

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The original iteration of the of “The Golden Rule” – “What is hateful to you, do not do to your fellow: this is the whole Torah; the rest is the explanation; go and learn.”

(Talmud Shabbat 31a)

 

“If I am not for myself, who will be? And when I am for myself, what am ‘I’? And if not now, when?”

(Avot 1:14)

 

“Say not, ‘When I have free time I shall study’; for you may perhaps never have any free time.”

(Avot 2:4)

 

-Rabbi Hillel 

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This entry was posted on March 25, 2014 by in Learning, Life Lessons, Mental Floss, Quotes and tagged , , , , , .
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