Abraham Joshua Heschel

A Quote by Abraham Joshua Heschel on live, life, holy, blessing, heschel, be, being, and holiness

Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

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A Quote by Abraham Joshua Heschel on freedom, guilt, and responsibility

In a free society, some are guilty. But all are responsible.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

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A Quote by Abraham Joshua Heschel on prayer, society, and activism

Prayer is meaningless unless it is subversive, unless it seeks to overthrow and to ruin the pyramids of callousness, hatred, opportunism, falsehoods. The liturgical movement must become a revolutionary movement, seeking to overthrow the forces that continue to destroy the promise, the hope, the vision.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

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A Quote by Abraham Joshua Heschel on clever, kind, young, old, difference, and maturity

When I was young I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

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A Quote by Abraham Joshua Heschel on hatred, racism, and reason

Racism is man's gravest threat to man--the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

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