"Lo Alecha HaMelacha Ligmor, Velo' Atah ben Chorin Le'Hibatel Mimenah'"
"It is neither incumbent upon you to finish the task, nor are you free to desist from it."
The following are excerpts from two Yahoo articles about women who made a difference because they didn't say, "it's not my responsibility."
Every day for the past three years, 82-year-old Jean Wilson of Memphis has ordered a large, thin-crust pepperoni pizza and two diet cokes from a local Domino's Pizza. Some are now saying that Wilson's Domino's habit may have saved her life.
Read how delivery driver Susan Guy took it upon herself to check on the octogenarian after she became concerned that Ms. Wilson hadn't placed her order for three days.
She has no legal training, and doesn't speak the Spanish that dominates government in Quito but indigenous villager Maria Aguinda helped bring a landmark judgment against US oil giant Chevron for polluting the rain forest she calls home.