painting of synagogue by a river

Your personal joy will rise up when you want nothing but the joy of God – nothing but joy in itself.

Martin Buber, Tales of the Hasidim, Schocken Books, 1947, 28.

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Image: James Garden Laing (1852-1915), “View of the Synagogue in Nürnberg,” Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons