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" If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am for myself only, what am I? And if not now, when? "
The Pursuit of Attention : Power and Ego in Everyday Life: Power and Ego in ... - Page vi
by Charles Derber Professor of Sociology Boston College - 2000 - 160 pages
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The Jews in the Time of Jesus: An Introduction

Stephen M. Wylen - Religion - 1996 - 215 pages
...and one who makes worldly use of the crown (of Torah) shall pass away. (1:13) He used to say: If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am for myself alone, what am I? And if not now, when? ( 1 : 14) Hillel said: Do not separate yourself from the community;...
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Partners with God

Gila Gevirtz - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 127 pages
...creatures made b'tzelem Elohim, in God's image. Hillel taught us many important lessons. He said: "If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, what kind of person am I? And if not now, when?" In your own words, explain what Hillel...
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What Went Wrong?: The Creation & Collapse of the Black-Jewish Allia

Murray Friedman - Religion - 1994 - 424 pages
...called "the quote" — the centuries-old teaching of Hillel, the great Jewish religious leader: "If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, what am I? And if not now, when?"4 The success of the sit-in movement spearheaded...
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The Rebel's Dilemma

Mark Irving Lichbach - Business & Economics - 1998 - 514 pages
The author brings significant new insights to the study of dissent, rebellion, and revolution
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People of the Book: Thirty Scholars Reflect on Their Jewish Identity

Jeffrey Rubin-Dorsky, Shelley Fisher Fishkin - Religion - 1996 - 507 pages
...supposed to be in charge), I found my eyes filling with tears, unable to read the words on the page. "If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am...for myself only, what am I? And if not now, when?" My husband's family was from Russia and Poland, mine from Germany. We are both first-generation Americans,...
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Jewish Power: Inside the American Jewish Establishment

Jonathan Jeremy Goldberg - Political Science - 1997 - 422 pages
...CHAPTER 2 "Not for Myself": Liberalism and the Jewish Agenda HiOel the EUers&id three things: If lam not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, what am I? And if not now, when? —Talmud, Tractate Avot ('The Ethics of the Fathers")...
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Walt Whitman: The Critical Heritage

Milton Hindus - Reference - 1997 - 292 pages
...doubtful that he ever heard of them, he acted in the spirit of the words attributed to Rabbi Hillel: 'If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am for myself alone, what am I?' He may have hoped, like all authors, for a receptive audience when, in his thirty-seventh...
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שרינו

Union of American Hebrew Congregations - Jews - 2003 - 133 pages
...mi-mitz-ra-yim ^> Nin © 1980 Deborah Lynn Friedman (ASCAP) Sounds Write Productions, Inc. (ASCAP) If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am for myself alone, what am I? And if not now, when? Every generation is obligated to see themselves as if they...
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The Vanishing American Jew: In Search of Jewish Identity for the Next Century

Alan M. Dershowitz - Religion - 2000 - 416 pages
...of Agag, the king of Amalek. Hillel reminded us of the need to strike a balance when he said: "If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am for * Even here, there is the dissenting voice of Ecclesiastes. myself alone, what am I?" That balance...
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Multiple AIDS-related Loss: A Handbook for Understanding and Surviving a ...

David Nord - Health & Fitness - 1997 - 308 pages
...are shared to benefit survivors. Chapter 12 Professional Issues in die Treatment of Survivors If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, what am I? And if not now, when? —Hillel, a Jewish teacher from the 1st century...
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