Monthly Archives: November, 2012

Affirmations for Healing from Surgery

My healing is a divine gift. My attitude is up to me. Rabbi Mitch  Surgery can be a stressful and anxiety producing event for many reasons: Fear of the unknown, fear of pain, unfamiliar environment, fear of the outcome, Trust, Lack of information/education about the pre-post surgical intervention and listening to what others say, and …

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Rebirth

The world is new to us every morning – this is God’s gift; and every person should believe they are reborn each day. Baal Shem Tov Rabbi Yisroel (Israel) ben Eliezer (August 27, 1698 – May 22, 1760), often called Baal Shem Tov or Besht, was a Jewish mystical rabbi. He is considered to be …

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Wisdom

A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew. Herb Caen Herbert Eugene Caen was a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist working in San Francisco. Caen worked for the San Francisco Chronicle from the late 1930s until his death in 1997. Caen gained fame with his column “It’s …

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Vision

People only see what they are prepared to see. Ralph Waldo Emerson I have learned in my life that vision has less to do with my eyes and more to do with my heart, soul, mind and faith. You and I could stand on the top of the Alps, both have 20/20 vision and one …

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Finding Wisdom

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid. Benjamin Franklin  It took me a long time to grasp the notion that I did not have to know everything to have knowledge. Stupidity can be defined in many ways and who is to say which the right one is. I know …

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