It's not just the best-sounding Yiddish word ever created. It's a uniquely Jewish sentiment -- a bold and audacious way of saying, I don't care what you think and I'm doing it anyway.
Fits those scraggly, pogrom-fleeing upstarts a century ago who fought political machines, anti-semetism, nativism, and poverty to build businesses, religious centers, political dynasties, and philanthropic organizations that still stand today.
Fits those holocaust survivors and kibbutzniks who took on the entire Arab world to secure the independence promised them by world powers unwilling to fight by their side.
Does it fit you?
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While we're talking about Chutzpah, visit some other Chutzpah-related websites, in random order:
Chabad's take on Chutzpah.
Chutzpah, a short movie about A Weiner, who ran for mayor of NYC in 2013.