Monthly Archives: June 2011

“Years ago, when people wore sandals, they avoided puddles.  When they began wearing shoes, they would walk through the puddles.  Now that there are galoshes and boots, they may walk into deep mud.  But they are unaware that they may … Continue reading

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“If a strict accounting were made of what one owes God for the kindness He has bestowed upon him, no man would ever attain the reward of the Word-to-Come for his deeds, except by God’s grace toward him.  Therefore, do … Continue reading

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“Comments and criticism in a marriage are worse than poison.” ~ R. Lazer Brody

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“When things don’t work out, trust in G-d and stay calm. Even if it’s all your fault and you deserve everything you’re getting, trust in G-d that it is all for the good, and stay calm. When He sees how … Continue reading

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Short vort on Korach

“Why were Korach and his followers punished by being swallowed up by earth?  Because Korach and his congregation fought against Moshe, who, as the pasuk describes, was ‘more humble than anyone on the face of the earth.’  If so, there was no … Continue reading

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“A bird that you set free may be caught again, but a word that escapes your lips will not return.” – unknown

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“The strongest form of child education is parental example.” – R’ Lazer Brody

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