Wise Fridays: Grabbing at the World

A baby enters the world with hands clenched, as if to say, “The world is mine; I shall grab it.” A man leaves with hands open, as if to say, “I can take nothing with me.”
Ecclesiastes Rabbah 5:14
Find more Wise Fridays wisdom on MJL.

Related

Discover More

3 Jewish Burgers to Make Before Summer Ends

From grilled pastrami to harissa mayo, some Jewish flair for your BBQ.

Where to Stream High Holiday Services

How to watch Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur prayer services online.

When Faced With Hatred, Do We Stay or Do We Go?

But there came a time when the racism joined with political power was simply too much...