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"He who pays his debt adds to his capital." ~~ Traditional Proverb
"Cast no stone into the well that gives you water! " ~~ Numbers (Bamidbar) R.
"Who cuts down good trees sees no profit." ~~ Talmud, Pesachim
"It takes twenty years to make an overnight success. " ~~ Eddie Cantor
"If you swim against the current, you cannot stop: you can go either forward or back." ~~ Shim’oni
"I would rather the worst debtor were indebted to me than I to the best of creditors." ~~ Yiddish Proverb
"There is no proxy in transgression. [The sinner cannot shift the blame to his employer.]" ~~ Talmud, Bava Qamma
"Put all other sufferings in one side of the scale, and poverty in the other, and poverty would be heavier." ~~ Midrash, Exodus R. 31:12
"A golden key opens all gates." ~~ Traditional Proverb
"No labor, however humble, dishonors a man." ~~ Talmud, Nedarim 49b
"Wealth brings anxiety, but wisdom leads to peace of mind." ~~ Ibn Gabirol
"The aim of education must be the training of independently acting and thinking individuals, who, however, see in the service of the community their highest life problem." ~~ Albert Einstein