Hurt people hurt people. That's how pain patterns gets passed on, generation after generation after generation. Break the chain today. Meet anger with sympathy, contempt with compassion, cruelty with kindness. Greet grimaces with smiles. Forgive and forget about finding fault. Love is the weapon of the future.— Yehuda Berg
The most unconventional Yehuda Berg quotes to discover and learn by heart
Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity.
We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble.
Ego is one of the biggest weapons that is used to take us down.
It's self-destructive. It's a problem on all levels - even regular people can have big ego problems.
Love is a weapon of Light, and it has the power to eradicate all forms of darkness. That is the key. When we offer love even to our enemies, we destroy their darkness and hatred.
On one hand, we know that everything happens for a reason, and there are no mistakes or coincidences. On the other hand, we learn that we can never give up, knowing that with the right tools and energy, we can reverse any decree or karma. So, which is it? Let the Light decide, or never give up? The answer is: both.
Listening better. Caring more. Being there. Its not big changes, but the little ones in our daily lives that make all the difference. With little ways to love more, big things happen
If you are seeking the right path, you are already on the right path.
If we each take responsibility in shifting our own behavior, we can trigger the type of change that is necessary to achieve sustainability for our race or this planet. We change our planet, our environment, our humanity every day, every year, every decade, and every millennia.
At the end of the day, the key to happiness is taking ultimate responsibility for your reactions to all of your experiences - the good and the chaotic.
If we are going to be happy and have any chance at growing then we must learn how to forgive others ... and ourselves.
It is not our sexual preferences, the color of our skin, the language we speak, nor the religion we practice that creates friction, hatred and wars amongst in society. It is our words and the words of our leaders that can create that disparity.
We need to realize that our path to transformation is through our mistakes.
We're meant to make mistakes, recognize them, and move on to become unlimited.
The problem with certainty is that sometimes it can sound cold and heartless, although it is the most compassionate and supportive answer.
We are increasingly open to understanding how we are all connected and that if we sink the ship that we are all on, we all drown. However, we have simultaneously become so focused on our own life experiences that we think we are alone.
It's our own small voice within that is our oppressor;
it says we are not worthy and not powerful enough. Our limited beliefs are the real foes we need to fight and conquer.
Change is inevitable. Things absolutely cannot stay the same. The type of change we invoke is up to each and every one of us.
Change requires leaving our comfort zones and plunging headfirst into uncomfortable situations. It's true this causes some pain and discomfort for a moment, but it's the quickest path to generating long-term fulfillment.
The bottom line is: We must be working on arriving at the destination for which we were put on this planet.
Always run after opportunities to create peace between people, to find ways to bridge differences, please. Because as long as one person continues to feel separation… …we'll all still feel it. Close the space between you and someone today. Seeing their essential goodness helps a lot.
As children, our imaginations are vibrant, and our hearts are open.
.. Everything amazes us, and we think anything is possible. We continuously experience life with a sense of newness and unbridled curiosity.
Positive change always encounters resistance, conflict, and obstacles.
We must embrace difficult and heated situations in life, for that is the method of igniting our reactions in order to transform them.
When you give 100 percent to another person, two literally become one.
A rewarding relationship occurs when there is a common spiritual goal, shared spiritual values and a mutual desire to build a relationship upon a spiritual foundation and for the purpose of connecting to the light of the creator.
Many can argue that it is our power of intelligence that is the key to the human domination of our planet. I suggest that it is the ability to put our thoughts into words that can be communicated to others.
With so much evidence of depleting natural resources, toxic waste, climate change, irreparable harm to our food chain and rapidly increasing instances of natural disasters, why do we keep perpetuating the problem? Why do we continue marching at the same alarming beat?
Good ideas are a dime a dozen. What counts is completion. Look at your life and all the half finished projects sitting on your shelf. Commit to taking on one of these ideas and finishing what you started.
Every little action creates an effect: We are all interconnected.
In every relationship, the work is never just in the positive actions we do for each other, but in the follow up.
I imagine God to be like my father. My father was always the voice of certainty in my life. Certainty in the wisdom, certainty in the path, certainty always in God. For me God is certainty in everything. Certainty that everything is good and everything is God.
Kabbalah is all about change. It isn't about being proud of our good qualities: the wisdom is about transforming our darkness into light.
Your garbage, transformed, is your gift.
The only way to get to Heaven is to go through Hell.
Overthinking is often a product of underdoing.
Our good nature and endearing qualities will not arouse the answers to our prayers. Rather it is our mischievous, dishonest attributes that provide the master keys to heaven. When we identify and work to transform our self-centered qualities and crooked characteristics, the key turns and the gates unlock. Blessings and good fortune are now free to rain down upon us.
Addiction is a revolt of the soul.
Loving one another isn’t enough to make a relationship last.
The real glue that holds a couple (or friends or family) together is the effort both put into helping others who are in need of financial, health, personal or emotional assistance. Today, sustain your connection to a loved one by finding ways you both can help others, with a genuine heart.
In truth, we are all part of the team of humanity.
And as such, we are all obligated to share ourselves, and our talents, for the sake of the team.
I do believe that the original sources of all religions should be taught, because with that we will find our similarities, not just our differences.
The truth is that we were born to have it all.
And part of our handicap as adults is that we no longer understand our potential.
When you’re truly connecting with wisdom, the more you learn, the more you realize the less you know.
Healing is a choice. It’s not an easy one because it takes work to turn around your habits. But keep making the choice and shifts will happen.
Our ego seeks to understand everything.
It wants all the answers. Part of what destroys the ego and connects us with the light is doing things that absolutely don't make any sense. If we want something beyond logic, like a miracle, we have to do something that is beyond logic.
Love is the weapon of the future.
Personal responsibility is not only recognizing the errors of our ways.
Personal responsibility lies in our willingness and ability to correct those errors individually and collectively.
You invite judgment into your life every time you judge others.
To avoid this invitation to negativity, it's best to stop focusing on others' darkness. Instead, pay attention to their strengths. Today, be a horse with blinders. Look at only the good. As you develop this power, you will attract positive forces into your life.
Uniting two halves of one soul is inevitable, but timing depends upon your level of spirituality. When the time is ripe, true soul mates find one another even if they are worlds apart— whether physically, on opposite sides of the globe, or spiritually, with contrasting lifestyles and backgrounds. Here’s wishing you the courage to keep growing so that you may know – or continue to know – the blessing of oneness.
The more we invest in our spirituality, the more consistently we can elevate our consciousness and connect to the spiritual source of everything good.
Be the kind of person you want to be with.
.. If you don't like the people in your life, you are the one who has to change, not them.
Share love. Share time. Share friendship. Just share. Put some love into everything you do.
When I grew up I thought I was Jewish.
Now I don't consider myself Jewish. I consider myself a Kabbalis.