The Talmud Quotes
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A dream which is not interpreted is like a letter which is not read.
Categorized under Dreams
Richer is one hour of repentance and good works in this world than all of life of the world to come; and richer is one hour's calm of spirit in the world to come than all of life of this world.
Categorized under Peace
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.
Categorized under Soul
Iron sharpens iron; scholar, the scholar.
Categorized under Study
In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool.
Categorized under Wisdom
Beware of too much laughter, for it deadens the mind and produces oblivion.
Never expose yourself unnecessarily to danger; a miracle may not save you...and if it does, it will be deducted from your share of luck or merit.
Who can protest and does not, is an accomplice in the act.
For the sake of peace one may lie, but peace itself should never be a lie.
He that gives should never remember, he that receives should never forget.
Humor the sons of the poor, for they give science its splendor.
He who carries out one good deed acquires one advocate in his own behalf, and he who commits one transgression acquires one accuser against himself. Repentance and good works are like a shield against calamity.
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.