Cheshvan 5765

Pirkei Avos 2:2

“Let all those involved in communal work do so for the sake of Heaven.”(Avos 2:2)

“Leadership requires strength and power and only the strongest will make it to the top.” Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton at a book signing for her autobiography for which she was advanced $8,000,000.(I thank Rabbi A.Z. Ginzberg for this information.)

“The doctor said if this surgery is successful, I will live another ten years. That means another ten years of service to Klal Yisroel.” Rabbi Moshe Sherer zt”l to his family before a risky heart procedure. (I was at the funeral when his son said it.)

“The leader of Orthodox Jewry lived in THIS house?? This is the simplest house I’ve ever seen in my life.” A non-religious reporter after the funeral of Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach zt”l, attended by 400,000 people. (On the news in Israel.)