Dependence On Honor
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Daily Lift #878

Dependence On Honor

The Sages say a person's life is darkened if he constantly depends on others.

And a person who seeks honor is the most dependent person there is. He is constantly dependent on the approval of others, and is always concerned what they will say about him.

(Rabbi Yisroel Salanter, Chayai Hamussar, vol.1, p.107; Rabbi Pliskin's Gateway to Happiness, pp.272-3)

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