"Why are the children of Israel compared to the dove? All other birds when they grow tired find rest upon a rock or the branch of a tree. But when the the dove tires, she does not cease flying; instead she rests one wing and flies with the other." (Midrash Rabbah)
Yom HaZikaron begins at sundown on Tuesday April 24, 2012
Yom HaAtzmaut begins the evening of Wednesday April 25, 2012
"If you will it, it is not a dream."