Apparently someone thought that it would be easier for a parent to remember their smartphone than to remember not to leave their child to die in a locked car.
Illusion ceases to play its game when you can grab it. Its whole power lies in its inability to be grasped.
The goral contains concealed, hidden wisdom, and it’s knowledge that is coming from a higher, more lofty place than we can grasp ourselves, with our limited minds.
Treat your words like gold. They have more value than you think!
Exile – What can we do about it? What’s does exile mean? Expulsion from one’s native land by authoritative decree. The Gemara says, “There was no more tragic a time than when Hashem told Moshe Rabbeinu, ‘I hide My face on that day’ [in response to Klal Yisrael’s wayward behavior].” Rabbi Moshe Silberstein says, “Human suffering […]
You must search until you find some little bit of good in them. In that good place, they are not bad!
What can we, the Jews living in this generation, learn from this disagreement over whether the land was divided among those who left Egypt or those who entered the land?
The Chofetz Chaim famously kept his suitcase by his door, in case Moshiach showed up and he’d have to jump on the boat to Israel.
“Why do they lean this way?” I asked my father.
“It’s the wind,” he told me. “How would you like to be blown all year round for sixty years?”
The more spiritually aware a person is – the faster s/he will accept the tochacha and be appreciative for it.