Every time you refrain from doing something wrong, you elevate yourself.
Feel the elevation. Become aware of every instance you restrain yourself from saying something that might hurt someone, or anytime you feel angry but are careful not to cause others pain.
Love Yehuda Lave
A lovely little girl was holding two apples with both hands.
Her mother came in and softly asked her little daughter with a smile, "My sweetie, could you give your mom one of your two apples?"
The girl looked up at her mother for some seconds, then she suddenly took a quick bite on one apple, and then quickly on the other.
The mother felt the smile on her face freeze. She tried hard not to reveal her disappointment.
Then the little girl handed one of her bitten apples to her mother and said, "Mommy, here you are. This is the sweeter one."
No matter who you are, how experienced you are, and how knowledgeable you think you are, always delay judgement. Give others the privilege to explain themselves. What you see may not be the reality. Never conclude for others.
What Did The Prophets Say - Rabbi Dr. P. Rosenzweig
Sefer Yehoshua: Chapter One
Succession is a primary issue that is common to every form of human collective or organization. The Book of Joshua is the chronicle of arguably the most difficult change in leadership ever faced by man. Joshua was charged with the mission of replacing Moses, the only human being to have spoken with the Creator face-to-face. Through a quintessential act of leadership, Joshua's mentor facilitated this transition. In keeping with his defining trait of humility, Moses, the most humble of all men, dealt directly with his own succession by pleading with G-d to provide a replacement. A Divine decree offered during Moses' lifetime spared Joshua, Moses' successor, and the Jewish people, much of the turmoil that historically surrounds the handing over of the reigns of leadership...
The smartphone you unlock with your EYES
Fujitsu iris scanner uses infrared light to bring handset to life
The Japanese company plans to launch a smartphone with the technology on board later this year and claims that it's harder to forge and more convenient to use than fingerprint scanners.
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13 May 2015
Top Secret Drum Corp at Edinburgh Tattoo
This is excellent. As you watch the end of the show, keep in mind that if one drummer drops his stick, the show is over.
(This is in front of Edinburgh Castle.)