"I will take the Children of Yisrael from among the nations where they have gone, and I will gather them from every side, and I will bring them to their Land. And I will make them into one Nation in the Land upon the mountains of Yisrael...and they shall no longer be two nations, neither shall they be divided into two kingdoms anymore."
- Yechezkel 37:21-22
"If you're behind the times, they won't notice you. If you're right in tune with them, you're no better than they are, so they won't care much for you. Be just a little ahead of them."
- Shel Silverstein
"And the desolate Land shall be worked, instead of its lying desolate in the sight of all that pass by. This Land that was desolate has become like the Garden of Eden."
- Yechezkel 36:34-35
"If you keep silent and fail to seize the moment now, salvation and redemption will come to the Jews from elsewhere, while you and your father's house will be lost. And who knows whether it was just for such a time as this that you attained the royal position!"
- Book of Esther 4:14