A people's memory is history; and as a man without a memory, so a people without a history cannot grow wiser, better.
We are more than a people.... We are of a pure blood.
By nature we are like all other human beings, yet our people is unlike others, because our life is different, our history is different, our teacher is the Exile.
One God, one Law, one people, and one land.
The ancient Greeks and Romans tell of a golden age in the past.... Our Messiah alone belongs to the future. He still has to make his appearance, and not solely for the benefit of his own people. The whole world must be judged and redeemed.
Many refined people will not kill a fly, but eat an ox.