The Wicked Man's Perspectives: Short and Long Term

Paradox in the general society of many children having adult knowledge and experiences, while many adults have the maturity and basic life goals of a child.

Discussion of the responsibility of parents in the chinuch of their child beyond bar mitzvah age.

Short term and long term perspectives of the wicked.

The error and arrogance of iyun tefillah.  Belief that a good tefillah creates reality is a denial of the omnipotence of Hashem.

Rebbe Akiva at the Bais Hamikdash after the destruction; seeing the future geulah right now.

Brief discussion of the inner rot that can reside inside someone who knows a tremendous amount of Torah.

Citations: In addition to the commentaries on Mishlei, this shiur references Gemara Brachos 32b, Gemara Chagigah 15b with Rashi, and Radak on Yesha'ayahu 33:18.