Talmud

A Quote by Rabban Shimon ben Gamaliel on truth, judgment, peace, talmud, and judaism

Rabban Shimon ben Gamaliel said: On three things the world is sustained: on truth, on judgment, and on peace, as it is it says (Zechariah 8:16): "Speak the truth to one another, render in your gates judgments that are true and make for peace."

Rabban Shimon ben Gamaliel

Source: Talmud - Mishnah Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) 1:18

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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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