Abraham Cahan - Quotes

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Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger.

Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger.

Remember that it is not enough to abstain from lying by word of mouth; for the worst lies are often conveyed by a false look, smile, or act. ---->>>

Above all, you must fight conceit, envy, and every kind of ill-feeling in your heart. ---->>>

I was a great dreamer of day dreams.

I was a great dreamer of day dreams.

If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him, but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs. ---->>>

If you study the Talmud you please God even more than you do by praying or fasting. ---->>>

Only the other world has substance and reality; only good deeds and holy learning have tangible worth. ---->>>

What is this world? A mere curl of smoke for the wind to scatter. ---->>>

You must never tire fighting Satan. ---->>>

If it be true that our people represent a high percentage of mental vigor, the distinction is probably due, in some measure, to the extremely important part which Talmud studies have played in the spiritual life of the race. ---->>>

Life is much shorter than I imagined it to be. ---->>>

If you feel that you are good, don't be too proud of it. ---->>>

The dearest days in one's life are those that seem very far and very near at once. ---->>>

What is wealth? A dream of fools. ---->>>

The orthodox Jewish faith practically excludes woman from religious life. ---->>>

God, for example, appealed to me as a beardless man wearing a quilted silk cap; holiness was something burning, forbidding, something connected with fire while a day had the form of an oblong box. ---->>>


Nationality: Lithuanian
Born: 1860
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Author