This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind’s best thoughts, and my soul’s triumph over the powers of darkness.
Had the Hebrews not been disturbed in their progress a thousand and more years ago, they would have solved all the great problems of civilization which are being solved now under all the difficulties imposed by the spirit of the Middle Ages.
All change is not growth; as all movement is not forward.- Ellen Glasgow
All things can be forgiven if we can progress.- Cat Stevens
I don't deserve progress. I deserve un-progress. I'm just an asshole. I'm not enlightened....- Jonathan Culver
A work in progress. And the possibilities are endless.- Elizabeth Eulberg
Unless you progress a step or a half-step more than yesterday, you haven't really lived to- Kentetsu Takamori
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|Birth:||29th March, 1819|
|Death:||26th March, 1900|
|Profession:||Author, Editor, Rabbi|
The son of Rabbi Leo Wise, a school-teacher, Isaac received his early Hebrew education from his father and grandfather, later continuing his Hebrew and secular studies in Prague. He may have received the hattarat hora'ah from the Prague bet din, composed of Rabbis Rapoport, Samuel Freund, and E. L. Teweles, or from Rabbi Falk Kohn. In 1843 he was appointed rabbi at Radnitz, Bohemia, where he remained for about two years.
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