Cool Quotes for Heshvan
You Can Change the World
Compiled by Brielle Goodman
The person who is willing to say yes to experience is the person who discovers new frontiers.
- John Marks Templeton
He who promotes his own honor at the expense of his neighbor's has no portion in the world to come.
- Judah b. Hanina, Genesis Rabbah
The six days of war must receive their ultimate meaning from the seventh day, which is peace and celebration.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel
Spend your money on good books, and you'll find its equivalent in gold of intelligence.
- Immanuel, "Mahberot," c.1300
Ideas are a dime a dozen. People who implement them are priceless.
- Mary Kay Ash
The power of choice must involve the possibility of error--that is the essence of choosing.
- H. Samuel, "Belief and Action," 1937
Never think that God's delays are God's denials. Hold on; hold fast; hold out. Patience is genius.
- Comte de Buffon
If a person closes his eyes to avoid giving [any] charity, it is as if he committed idolatry.
- Babylonian Talmud, Ketubot 68a
A truth does not become greater by frequent repetition.
- Maimonides, Tehiyat HaMetim
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.
- Lucy Larcom
A person is always liable for his actions, whether awake or asleep.
- Babylonian Talmud, "Bava Kamma 3b"
Our only security is our ability to change.
- John Lilly
A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they’re not so bad.
- Arnold Glasgow