From the time that I was a child attending cheder, and even before, there began to take form in my mind a picture of the future redemption—the redemption of Israel from its last exile, a redemption such as would explain the suffering, the decrees and the massacres of galut…
From a letter by the Rebbe dated Nissan 11, 5716 (March 23, 1956)
Adapted from the teachings of the Rebbe by Yanki Tauber
. Igrot Kodesh, vol. XII, p. 414.