Wednesday, 5 January 2011

"The idols of today are unmistakable - self-esteem without effort, fame without achievement, sex without consequences, wealth without responsibility, pleasure without struggle and experience without commitment"
Rabbi Dr. Jonathan Sacks, Jan 2004

3 comments:

  1. Totally agree with the first two. Less keen on the others. Maybe it should be RabbiD r Jonathan Sacks. Or maybe I'm just an idolator!!

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  2. Hardhitting, sobering quote. Pretty much hits the mark for how things are today, at least stateside. Not much else could explain the glazed-over-eyes look so prevalent today, the wistful 10,000 yard stare of people who seemingly have it all but are still left wanting.

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