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T he man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.

Judaism quote 6507 |  Hasidic Proverb  

I f you are a man of the sword, you can’t claim to be a man of the book; and if you are a man of the book, you will not be a man of the sword.

Judaism quote 6508 |  Avodah Zarah 17b  

B oys should be given bread, old men—oil, babies—honey.

Judaism quote 6509 |  Yoma  

W ho accepts alms he needs not will end by truly needing alms before he leaves this world.

Judaism quote 6510 |  Ketubot  

Y ou shall rise before the aged and show deference to the old.

Judaism quote 6511 |  Leviticus (Vayikra) 19:32  

N o leader should be set over the community without first consulting it.

Judaism quote 6513 |  Berakhot  

A teacher should give his pupil opportunity for independent practice without suggestions from himself, and thus set upon him the stamp of indelible memory in its purest form.

Judaism quote 6514 | 

T he simplest and clearest truth is the most difficult of wide acceptance.

Judaism quote 6515 | 

B etter an easy death than a hard life.

Judaism quote 6516 |  Yiddish Proverb  

B etter not to agree with your wife, and love her, than to agree with her and not.

Judaism quote 6517 | 

W ho performs one precept gains one advocate for himself.

Judaism quote 6518 |  4:11  

R ejoice not at thine enemy’s fall – but don’t rush to pick him up either.

Judaism quote 6519 |  Traditional Proverb  

C onstant dripping wears away a stone.

Judaism quote 6520 |  Job (Iyov) 14:19  

W here God is blasphemed, no respect is due to the Rabbi.

Judaism quote 6521 |  Berakhot  

N ever promise something to a child and not give it to him, because in that way he learns to lie.

Judaism quote 6523 | 

I n a war stay where you are, in famine shift your ground!

Judaism quote 6524 |  Sifre (Midrash halakhah)  

B etween careless shepherd and wolf, the lamb is lost.

Judaism quote 6525 | 

A town without schoolchildren is doomed to destruction.

Judaism quote 6526 |  Shabbat  

I mmorality in a home is like a worm in fruit.

Judaism quote 6527 |  Sota 3b  

H appiness comes to a man when he dwells beneath his own roof-tree.

Judaism quote 6529 |  Talmud Yerushalmi, Mo’ed Katan  

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