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Ethics of the Fathers….

In a flurry of going through and cleaning out old papers – again – I came across my college commencement address that I ended with the following:

Taken from The Mishnah – Ethics of the Fathers-

“It is not your job to complete the work of perfecting the world – however – you are not free to desist from it either.”

It seems just as compelling today….

Perhaps even more so….

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