And you grumbled in your tents and said, ‘In the LORD’s hatred of us He took us out of the land of Egypt to give us into the hand of the Amorite to destroy us. Troubled by how the people knew what God was thinking, Rashi quotes a popular proverb: what you think about another, is a reflection of what he thinks of you. But doesn’t someone have to start this cycle of negativity? Perhaps this is why Rashi adds – but God loved you. No matter how we feel about God, we must know that God always loves us.