When you can’t leap to the Heavens, trudge forward on earth
“Rebbe, the Shechinah is waiting, Klal Yisrael is waiting, the entire creation is waiting!”
He’d been sick alone for weeks — would I have to leave him now?
“The more bitter the heart of the singer, the sweeter his song”
The letters of the Torah are like glasses: Through them we can see the Giver of the Torah
The third period of teshuvah is during Sefirah, when we go all the way to the roots of our actions: to our middos