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Soul Control, Part 6: Making Better Choices

Soul Control, Part 6: Making Better Choices

Why this is the generation of low self-esteem.

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Published: July 21, 2007


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Visitor Comments: 8

(8) Anonymous, January 23, 2014 7:57 PM

thank you

Thank you for the beautiful series. It was truly inspiring. Please keep posting!

(7) Anonymous, August 21, 2007 8:15 AM

Request

BS"D

Dear Rabbi Lieberman,
Thank you for this wonderful series.

Please, I really need the reference about the bronze winner feeling better than the silver.

Every blesiing.

(6) yonah, August 14, 2007 12:30 PM

terrific series

Thank you for posting this series.

I hope Dr.Lieberman will appear on Aish again in the future.

(5) Chavah, July 24, 2007 11:43 PM

self esteem

Thanks for emphasizing this lesson that one's choices in life matter tremendously. I would add that the problem w. today's generation is the negative influence of secular society, which is pervasive, even for the Orthodox community (more so the Modern Orthodox, obviously). We need to teach our children how to distinguish the benefits of secular society and how to properly engage in it without it taking away from our Jewish values and way of life. I'm thankful to Aish for providing a haven for those who may not have necessarily been fortunate to have a strong Jewish upbringing growing up who know all too well the emptiness and shallowness of modern society, who want to steer towards the true meaning that Judaism provides. This is helping the younger generation to build true self-esteem and a path to lead a better, healthier life

(4) Hardy Jonck, July 23, 2007 3:54 PM

Self esteem series best I have ever heard on topic in least amount of words

I want to complement David on his most excellent series on the topic of self esteem. Keep it up, I will look out for the next in the series.

The self esteem <-> ego see-saw is an amazing principle/type. I agree with David that most people today suffer from chronic low self esteem because we are at a historical low of doing mitzvot.

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