Facts about Abraham Cahan

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Abraham Cahan was a famous Author from Lithuania, who lived between and 1951.

Our collection contains 16 quotes who is written / told by Abraham.

Famous quotes by Abraham Cahan (16)


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"Remember that it is not enough to abstain from lying by word of mouth; for the worst lies are often conveyed by a false look, smile, or act"
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"The orthodox Jewish faith practically excludes woman from religious life"
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"If it be true that our people represent a high percentage of mental vigor, the distinction is probably due, in some measure, to the extremely important part which Talmud studies have played in the spiritual life of the race"
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"What is wealth? A dream of fools"
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"What is this world? A mere curl of smoke for the wind to scatter"
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"The dearest days in one's life are those that seem very far and very near at once"
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"Only the other world has substance and reality; only good deeds and holy learning have tangible worth"
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"If you study the Talmud you please God even more than you do by praying or fasting"
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"I was a great dreamer of day dreams"
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"God, for example, appealed to me as a beardless man wearing a quilted silk cap; holiness was something burning, forbidding, something connected with fire while a day had the form of an oblong box"
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"Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger"
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"Life is much shorter than I imagined it to be"
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"Above all, you must fight conceit, envy, and every kind of ill-feeling in your heart"
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"If you feel that you are good, don't be too proud of it"
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"If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him, but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs"
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"You must never tire fighting Satan"


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