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Abraham Joshua Heschel
Self-respect is the root of discipline: The sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Our concern is not how to worship in the catacombs, but how to remain human in the skyscrapers.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of knowledge

Abraham Joshua Heschel
The problem to be faced is: how to combine loyalty to one's own tradition with reverence for different traditions.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people as I grow older, I admire kind people.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.

Abraham Joshua Heschel
The course of life is unpredictable... no one can write his autobiography in advance.

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