As one who participated in all the wars of the state of Israel, I saw the horror of wars. I saw the fear of wars. I saw my best friends being killed in battles. I was seriously injured twice.
It’s a well known thing that ordinary perceptions can have a strange aspect when one is travelling.
It is in Israel’s interest not to govern the Palestinians but for the Palestinians to govern themselves in their own state.
I’m one of the few people in this world who can do anything I choose. I can’t tell you how good I’m feeling.
First, it is not unimportant that the legislative texts of the Old Testament are placed in the mouth of Moses and within the narrative framework of the sojourn at Sinai.
One generation after another is drifting away from anything Jewish.
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
The mid-life crisis hits men harder than women.
Our specious present as such is very short. We do, however, experience passing events; part of the process of the passage of events is directly there in our experience, including some of the past and some of the future.
Picasso said once when being interviewed that one should not be one’s own connoisseur.