Reflection 9.4.16

Everyone must have two pockets. In the right pocket are to be the words:

“For my sake was the world created.” (Mishnah Sanhedrin 4:5)

And in the left: “I am but dust and ashes.” (Genesis 18:27)c

~Rabbi Simcha Bunim of Przysucha
Source: Martin Buber’s Tales of the Hasidim

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