Think before you act

Thought before action is surely praiseworthy, however the moving force in one’s contemplations and considerations – what Rebbe Nachman calls ‘self-composure’ –  should be divine wisdom, and not one’s own wisdom. Whereas Divine wisdom leads to truth, one’s own wisdom leads to repeated mistakes.

Rabbi Arush, Garden of Wisdom, http://www.breslev.co.il.

These daily lifts are inspired by Jonny Chippeck and dedicated to his ‘refuah shleimah’. Get well soon Jonny!

Please step up to the plate and contribute your own small nugget of Torah by sending back to me at terence@speedquote.net. The more people we have contributing, the higher this daily lift will go. Keep them coming.

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