Rabbi Tarfon

A Quote by Rabbi Tarfon on finishing the task, constant change, always arriving, evolution, and no quitting allowed

It is not your part to finish the task, yet you are not free to desist from it.

Rabbi Tarfon

Source: Pirke Avoth 2:16

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A Quote by Rabbi Tarfon on day, time, work, labor, and wages

The day is short, the task is great, the laborers are lazy, the wage is abundant and the master is urgent.

Rabbi Tarfon

Source: Talmud - Mishna Pirkei Avot 2:20

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A Quote by Rabbi Tarfon on talmud, judaism, tasks, and finishing

It is not incumbent upon you to finish the task. Yet, you are not free to desist from it.

Rabbi Tarfon

Source: Talmud - Mishna Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) 2:21

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