“It is difficult to feel depressed when you remember fairly constantly that life is a gift. ”
“The things we spend most of our time pursuing turn out to be curiously irrelevant when it comes to seeing the value of a life as a whole. ”
“Judaism, the religion of the God of life, whose greatest prophet said at the end of his life, ‘Now choose life’, is a sustained call to the sanctification of life. ”
“To find meaning in life is to find something we are called on to do, something no one else can do. Discovering that task is not easy. There are depressive states in which we simply cannot do it on our own.. But once we have found it, our life takes on meaning and we recover the will to live. ”
“Believing and doing are part of a single continuum, and both are a measure of a living relationship characterised by loyalty. ”