There’s really only one difference between matzah and chametz.

They’re both made from flour and water, both baked in an oven, and both provide nourishment.

But one stays flat and humble, while the other fills itself with hot air.

That’s why matzah is a key ingredient for leaving your personal Egypt:

As long as we are full of delusions of self-importance, there’s no way to break out and grow to a new level.

Once we make ourselves small, we can fit through any bars and fly past any cloud.