Quotes by The Talmud

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Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, grow, grow.

Sin is sweet in the beginning, but bitter in the end.
A person will be called to account on Judgment Day for every permissible thing he might have enjoyed but did not.
Everyone whose deeds are more than his wisdom, his wisdom endures; and everyone whose wisdom is more than his deeds, his wisdom does not endure.
Who is wise? One who learns from all.
A quotation at the right moment is like bread to the famished.
The burden is equal to the horse's strength.
If one man says to thee, Thou art a donkey, pay no heed. If two speak thus, purchase a saddle.
The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.
The sun will set without thy assistance.
When you teach your son, you teach your son's son.
Greater even than the pious man is he who eats that which is the fruit of his own toil; for scripture declares him twice-blessed.
The deeper the sorrow the less the tongue has it.
This is the punishment of a liar: he is not believed, even when he speaks the truth.
Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.
Loving kindness is greater than laws; and the charities of life are more than all ceremonies.
Thy friend has a friend, and thy friend's friend has a friend; be discreet.
Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives; they go only as far as the grave, leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond the grave.
Join the company of lions rather than assume the lead among foxes.
Who is a wise man? He who learns of all men.
No labor, however humble, is dishonoring.

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