Even very righteous people are likely to fall from their spiritual level from time to time. Nevertheless, when you do reach a high level, impressions of that level always remain, and enable you to more easily rise out of the lower levels into which you sometimes fall. Eventually, you will once again return to those higher levels.
(see Rabbi Levi Yitzhak of Berditchev - Kedushas Levi, Shir
Hashirim; Rabbi Pliskin's "Consulting the Wise")
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Rabbi Zelig Pliskin is the author of 25 books with his specialty in mastering happiness and other positive inner resources.
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