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Daily Lift #783

Cherishing Opportunities

When someone deeply loves another person, he cherishes opportunities to express that love by coping with hardships for the sake of that person.

Similarly, a person who loves the Almighty will cherish periods of suffering as opportunities to express his love and devotion.

(Mesilas Yeshorim, ch.19; Rabbi Pliskin's Gateway to Happiness, p.252)

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