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"Every change is for the better." ~~ Traditional Proverb
"A good intention is accounted as a good deed. If a man intends to perform a good deed but is prevented from doing so, he is to be treated as though he has done it. " ~~ Talmud, Kiddushin
"The sea takes abundantly and gives abundantly. " ~~ [Based on] Leviticus (Vayikra) R.
"Because you drowned others, others will drown you." ~~ Avot 2:6
"Who is wise? He who can learn from every man. Who is strong? He who can control his passions. Who is rich? He who is content with his lot. Whom do men honor? He who honors his fellow men." ~~ Ben Zoma, Sayings of the Fathers 4:1
"Whose way is straight is an abomination to the wicked." ~~ Proverbs (Mishle) 29:27
"Not everyone poor today will be poor tomorrow; nor everyone rich today be so tomorrow, for the world is a turning wheel." ~~ Tanchuma
"Whoso has no choice has neither good nor evil urge." ~~ Joseph Karo
"The more books, the more wisdom. " ~~ Omer Hashikhcha
"The humble shall inherit the earth." ~~ Psalms (Tehillim) 37:11
"He who limps is still walking. " ~~ Joan Rivers
"The past lays a railroad track for the future." ~~ Ze’ev Vladimir Jabotinsky