Cool Quotes for Tishrei
Compiled by Brielle Goodman
"Rabban Shimon ben Gamliel said, 'On three things the world stands: on justice, on truth, and on peace.' Rav Muna said, 'These three are one thing: Where justice is done, truth is done and peace is made.' Every place there is justice, there is peace."
from Perek Hashalom (Chapter on Peace), 2, in Derekh
"As long as there is life, there is hope."
"The powerful person is one who is master over himself."
Pirkei Avot 4:1 as quoted in It's Not as Tough as you
"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world."
"If I am not for myself, who will be for me?
Hillel, Pirkei Avot 1:14
"When I am filled with cares, Your assurance soothes my soul"
"Happy is the people who know the joyful sound; they shall walk, O Lord, in the light of your countenance."
"If you won't be better tomorrow than you were today, then what need do you have for tomorrow?"
Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav, as quoted in Jewish Wisdom