“A person should completely shatter the attributes of desire and anger. He should not get angry at all, even for the sake of a mitzvah, even when he is very upset….”
-The Maharal of Prague, Chaim v’Chessed, p.13, quoted in Haser Ka’as Milevecha, R’ Avraham Tubolsky, p.147.

Author: Matthew Zachary Gindin

Freelance journalist and teacher. I write regularly for the Forward, All That In Interesting, and the Jewish Independent, and have been published in Religion Dispatches, Situate Magazine, Elephant Journal, and elsewhere.

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