The Best Of Rabbi Quotes – Rabbi Hillel
Who Is Rabbi Hillel?
Rabbi Hillel was a famous Jewish teacher,
He lived in Jerusalem at the time (d. 10-20 C.E.).
Rabbi Hillel is one of the most philosophers in Jewish history,
Rabbi Hillel had a mild and open-hearted approach he used to interpret the spirit of the law,
Hillel has been lived his life fighting a vicious battle against the strict-minded,
Many researchers found many similarities between the Rabbi Hillel Quotes and some of the teachings of Jesus.
The Best Of Rabbi Quotes
- “That which is hateful to you, do not do to another. That is the whole Law. The rest is commentary. Now go and learn.”
- “If I am not for myself, who will be for me?
If I am not for others, what am I?
And if not now, when?”
- “If not now, when?”
- “What is hateful to yourself, do not do to your fellow man. That is the whole Torah; the rest is just commentary.”
- “Do not say: ‘When I have leisure I shall study,’ perhaps you will never have leisure.”
- “God hardening Pharaoh’s heart causes the world to fear God and not think they can sin to the point at which they want to repent.”
On the “Golden Rule” Rabbi Hillel Quotes
Once there was a gentile who came before Shammai, and said to him: “Convert me on the condition that you teach me the whole Torah while I stand on one foot. Shammai pushed him aside with the measuring stick he was holding. The same fellow came before Hillel, and Hillel converted him, saying: That which is despicable to you, do not do to your fellow, this is the whole Torah, and the rest is commentary, go and learn it.” – Babylonian Talmud, Shabbat 31a