About the Author


Rabbi Zelig Pliskin

Rabbi Zelig Pliskin is a noted psychologist and prolific author of 24 books, including Guard Your Tongue, Gateway to Happiness, Gateway to Self Knowledge, Love Your Neighbor, Growth Through Torah, The Power of Words, Consulting the Wise, and the recent Life is Now. Rabbi Pliskin lives in Jerusalem, and is the director of Aish HaTorah's Counseling Center and a senior lecturer at Aish's Essentials program and the Executive Learning Center. He was ordained at the Telshe Yeshiva in Ohio and holds a degree in Counseling Psychology.


Audio: A New Day

Rest of life begins now.

Audio: Happy Birthday!

Welcome to this planet.

Positive Word Power

The damage of insults and putdowns can last for a lifetime.

Audio: Feel It!

Wanting, but not doing.

Audio: Lazy

View yourself positively.

Life Is Now

Nine principles for mastering happiness and joy.

Audio: What Motivates You?

Right Wrong, Gain Loss, Pain Pleasure or the the six motivations.

Audio: Finish What You Start

The real payoff comes from completing what you started.

Audio: Just Start

You can choose to take action.

Audio: Focus On What You Can Do

Don't focus on what you can't do.

Moments of Inspiration

Experiences of joyful willpower.

A Profound Difference

A Spiritual Existence.

It's Your Choice

Elevated or Distress.

To Do With Joy List 2

Atitude towards lists.

Enjoy Your Self Talk

Transcending Boredom.

Making the Commitment

Determination helps get you to where you want to go.

Praying for Motivation

Prayer addsa spiritual dimension.

Serene Energy

Learn to take action - calmly.

Getting Motivated

Storing high energy states in your mind.

Think Before Taking Action

How to prevent avoidable mistakes.

Take Action

To change you need to believe you can.

Growth through Psalms

Exploring Psalms for life transforming thoughts.

Mastering the Habit of Taking Action

Overcome the habit of procrastination.

All Action is in the Present

You are always in the Here and Now.

Consider Yourself a Ten out of Ten

A master sales trainer's advice.

We all Start out As Newborns

Continue to make progress.

I am My Choices

Choose better thoughts, words and actions.

Life Isn't a Competitive Game

Each human being is unique.

Positive Stories

Building your mental library of stories.

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