Read e-book online Jewish Wisdom for Daily Life: Sayings of Rabbi Menahem Mendl PDF

By Gabriel Lisowski,Miriam Chaikin

ISBN-10: 1628723181

ISBN-13: 9781628723182

Rabbi Menahem Mendl used to be a Hassidic grasp well known for his knowledge all through Europe. The religious chief of the Jews in a small stetl known as Kotzk in a nook of Poland, he used to be however so recognized that he was once he was once pointed out in every single place because the Kotzker. His clever sayings—about human nature, the way to reside, and the realm of the spirit—were repeated and handed round, and, even though he stored no files, they've been savored and preserved over the years. This fantastically produced assortment gathers greater than one hundred thirty of his sayings and joins them with based cut-paper illustrations by way of the rabbi’s great-great-great-grandson, the illustrator Gabriel Lisowki, who has additionally supplied an advent approximately his ancestor.

Jewish knowledge for day-by-day Life is a treasure for non secular seekers or somebody who enjoys life’s classes distilled into trenchant and remarkable aphoristic gemstones. listed below are a few:

Everyone has whatever to coach, even a thief. If he fails he attempts back. If he unearths not anything of price, he's taking what he finds.

There is not anything extra complete than a damaged heart.

Angels are God’s favourite creatures. It’s effortless to determine why. they don't seem to be jealous and so they prefer to sing.

Whoever believes in miracles is an imbecile. Whoever doesn't is an atheist.

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