Wise Fridays: A Song of Sorrow

“Three ways are open to a man who is in sorrow. He who stands on a normal rung weeps, he who stands higher is silent, but he who stands on the topmost rung converts his sorrow into song. ”

Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kotzk

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Wise Fridays: Behaving Wisely

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Wise Fridays: The Most Difficult Commandment

Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai said that the most difficult to observe of all the 613 commandments is “Honor your father ...

Wise Fridays: Don’t Wait for the Subpoena

“From where do we learn that if you are in a position to offer testimony on someone’s behalf, you are ...