"What makes her Jewish, Mommy?"
"I'm a good person," I told myself, convinced that this was an arbitrary act on God's part and indignant that it happened to me.
Why did God wait 49 days before giving the Torah?
Even those suffering from multiple sclerosis fall into the trap of taking things for granted.
My cousin made a wreck out of his life. But my grandmother never stopped believing in him.
Acquiring the confidence that comes from true humility.
Strategies for winning your inner struggles.
Prominent scientists show the efficacy of trust in God to treat anxiety.
Thor Heyerdahl, Rosa Parks and Ben Azzai's great lesson.
Finding the balance between confrontation and pulling away.
Did it matter that I was being wrongfully accused? The bond between us was still broken.
Spiritual health demands the same kind of balance as physical health.
Your small acts can make a huge difference. Here's what you can do.
Inspired by Israel's soldiers, how can we fight to free our higher selves?
The pursuit of happiness begins and ends with inner peace.
Only through uncertainty can we ever find our way to wisdom.
Why do we focus on the spaces in our lives instead of the abundance?
I had a dream and because I'm a kid, I wasn't afraid to take risks and try to make it happen.
The preservation of scholarship requires the fertile soil of virtue.
Will you consider this year a great success or failure? A lot depends on the next few weeks.
Nobody's perfect. God understands that. Let's try to understand that too.
The road to fulfillment has no beginning and no end.
What the most popular Harvard professor has to say about your happiness.
If you had one last lecture to give before you died, what would it be?
In our pursuit of happiness, all we desire is not for the taking.
A panacea for bitterness? There's more to learn from the miracle fruit than how to enjoy your tequila.
Don't get angry. Why let someone else dictate how you feel?
How to maximize mileage for the most important journey you'll ever take.
The greatest mystery of creation is as simple as a little girl's laughter.
Nearly all anger is rooted in the thought that "I can control the situation."