August 19, 2014
Let’s conclude by calling upon the timeless moral wisdom of Hillel the Elder. One day, a man approached Rabbi Hillel with this challenge: “Teach me all the Torah while I stand on one leg.” In response, the rabbi offered this immortal advice: “What is hateful to you, don’t do unto others – that’s the whole Torah. The rest is commentary. Go and learn.”
Introspection is in short supply, so too is its prerequisite – willingness.
Abukar Arman is a former diplomat and a widely published foreign policy analyst.
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