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"The elephant is frightened of the gnat." ~~ Talmud, Shabbat
"To get a gift means to return one." ~~ Talmud, Sukkah
"Where wisdom enters, subtlety accompanies it." ~~ Talmud, Sota 21b
"Our passions are like travelers: at first they make a brief stay; then they are like guests, who visit often; and then they turn into tyrants, who hold us in their power." ~~ Talmud, Sukkah 52b
"If you want people to think you are wise, agree with them." ~~ Yiddish Proverb
"The wise do not rest either in this world or in the world to come [for they always strive for greater wisdom]." ~~ [adapted from] Talmud, Berakot 64a