Tools For Growth: Tzeidah la-Derech: Inviting Angels
On the 23rd of Adar, March 6, 1328, there was a massacre of the Jews of Estella, Spain. Rabbi Menachem ben Aharon ibn Zerach, author of Tzeidah la-Derech, whose parents and four younger brothers were killed, survived, though critically wounded.
If you see a person who is speaking good of others; know that even the Ministering Angels are speaking well of the speaker. If you see someone speaking ill of others; know that even the Ministering Angels are speaking ill of the speaker.
Remember that when you describe the positive attributes of others, that the Ministering Angels will praise you. When working on speech: Focus on the positive effects of good speech rather than the deleterious effects of negative speech.