Tag: Character Improvement

Rav Avigdor Miller on Increasing the Dose

Q: When a person has worked on a middah – he has gone to Torah classes; he’s read seforim – but still he finds that when he’s tested that he can’t control this middah; he still gives in let’s say to temper or to taavah or something like that. What does the Rav suggest?

Rav Avigdor Miller on Serving Your Rebbe

Q: It says that גדולה שימושה יותר מלימודה – serving a talmid chochom is greater than learning Torah from him. But if תלמוד תורה כנגד כולם, if learning Torah is better than any mitzvah, so why is serving your rebbe better than learning?

Rav Avigdor Miller on The Rabbonim Have No One To Talk To 

Q: How can we have proper regard for the Rabbonim in our community if they are not speaking out more strongly against the dangers of television? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on The New York Times Versus The Daily News

Q: Is it better for me to read the New York Times or the Daily News? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on Strolling with the Gedolim

Q: How can one get close to a גדול בתורה, someone who is great in Torah and a real tzadik, in order to be able to learn from him and grow?

Rav Avigdor Miller on Dealing With Insults

Q: If someone says something mean to me and I’m burning up inside if I don’t answer back, what should I do?