Rabbi Zusha before the heavenly court

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When I die and come before the heavenly court, if they ask me, ‘Zusha, why were you not Abraham?’ I’ll say that I didn’t have Abraham’s intellectual abilities. If they say, ‘Why were you not Moses?’ I’ll say I didn’t have Moses’ leadership abilities. For every such question, I’ll have an answer. But if they ask, ‘Zusha, why were you not Zusha?’ for that, I’ll have no answer.”

— Rabbi Zusha