?אם אין אני לי, מי לי
?וכשאני לעצמי, מה אני
?ואם לא עכשיו, אימתי
If I am not for myself…who will be? And when I am for myself…what am I? And if not now…when?
This Jewish proverb has been on my mind a lot the past few days. These are really helpful questions to ask yourself - not just when you’re making conscious, large-looming, but every day, every minute.
As an almost-20-year-old, I spend a lot of time thinking about the kind of person I want to be – determining expectations for myself and my community. Slowly but surely, I think I’m figuring it out.