Yonah ben Abraham Gerondi, known as Yonah of Gerona and Rabbenu Yonah

Yonah ben Abraham
Gerondi, known as Yonah of Gerona and Rabbenu Yonah
1263

Catalan Rabbi and Moralist

Author Quotes

There are two main benefits from suffering. It serves as an atonement for transgressions, and as an incentive for us to improve our behavior. When you improve because of your suffering, appreciate the suffering since you have gained immensely because of it.

Love your critics and hate your flatterers.

Wisdom is the ability to do good and abandon sin.

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First Name
Yonah ben Abraham
Last Name
Gerondi, known as Yonah of Gerona and Rabbenu Yonah
Death Date
1263
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Catalan Rabbi and Moralist