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Daily Lift #1143

Value Your Clothing

When putting on clothing, give thought to all the benefits you gain from your clothing.

Rabbi Yeruchem Levovitz related that he once borrowed woolen gloves on a freezing winter day. While he frequently took gloves for granted, on that occasion he greatly appreciated them. The gloves were not worth a large amount of money, but it was a tremendous relief to wear them. From this he gained an appreciation for all the wool he saw.

(see Daas Chochmah Umussar, vol.3, p.67; Gateway to Happiness, p.42)

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