Daily Inspirational / January 16, 2017
Almost any difficulty will move in the face of honesty. When I am honest, I never feel stupid. And when I am honest, I am automatically humble.
Almost any difficulty will move in the face of honesty. When I am honest, I never feel stupid. And when I am honest, I am automatically humble.
Daily Inspirational / January 16, 2017
Almost any difficulty will move in the face of honesty. When I am honest, I never feel stupid. And when I am honest, I am automatically humble.
The lure of senses is tremendous. There is a poem about how different animals are addicted to different sense pleasures. “Take the case of an elephant: an elephant is a slave to the sense of touch, and he even loses his life because of clinging to the pleasures of touch. The deer is a slave to the sense of smell, and for smell he lays down his life. A serpent is a slave to music, to the sense of sound, and she loses her life for the pleasure of sound. A fish is a slave to the sense of taste and a moth to the sense of sight, and they lay their lives for the pleasures of taste and sight. The poet says that each of these creatures lost his life because he was a slave to only one sense pleasure. ‘How disgraceful your dilemma is, O man, because you are addicted to all five different forms of pleasure. How can you ever save yourself?'”
Let’s talk a little about the discipline in seeing. The eyes are very important; perception is very significant. The world is as you see. Therefore, how you maintain your outlook, what you see, is essential. Just because you have eyes doesn’t mean that you should take in whatever comes your way. It’s doesn’t mean you should see anything, everything, anywhere, everywhere. That is not discipline in seeing. It is very important that you teach your eyes what to see and when to see.
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Meditation is a microcosm, a model, a mirror. The skills we practice when we sit are transferable to the rest of our lives.
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.
For every minute you are angry, you lose 60 seconds of happiness.
You cannot step into the same river twice
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self-indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
With mindfulness, you can establish yourself in the present in order to touch the wonders of life that are available in that moment.
A smile is the shortest distance between two people.
It is us to pray not for tasks equal to our power, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Judge not, and neither condemn, for you know not why a thing occurs, nor to what end.
The God that existed before any religious counts on you to make the oneness of the human family known and celebrated.
I will lead them in paths that they have not know: I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them. – (Isaiah 42:16) –
God is always ready, but we are not ready. God is near us, but we are afar. God is within us, and we are without. God is at home, and we are abroad.
The Power of God is working mightily within me now. I am hooked up to the dynamo within and I am electrified with Divine will and purpose.
When you apply this principle in everything that you do, you will find your advancement to be steady and even rapid; you will move forward in all things, making the ideal real as you ascend the scale.
To embark on this glorious challenge, you must leave the know and jump away from the familiar, the status quo, to discover who you truly are and can be.
The blessings that you have already received are only the beginning of a glorious outpouring ans spiritual growth that will continue always.
Christmas returns, as it always does, with its assurance that life is good.
This kind of knowledge is a thing that comes in a moment like a light kindled from a leaping spark, which, one it has reached the soul, finds its own fuel.
There is a perfect Concept of man held in the Mind of the Universe as an already accomplished fact, but man is subject to the las of his own choice.
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence, which makes us receivers of its truth and organs of its activity.
Love is the central flame of the universe, nay the very fire itself.
And he did not many mighty works there because of their unbelief – (Matthew 13:58) -.
Through the activity of faith, strength, wisdom and love, I now embark on a journey toward Christ hood, and it is so.
There is no congestion nor stoppage of action. Life, flowing through me, is Perfect and Clear: It cannot be stopped, rearded, no hindered.
We are to rejoice evermore. There is no sadness in the Spirit. It I happy and free, for It knows neither depression nor confusion, and we belong to It, are in and of It.
If Thou art all – if Thou doth fill immensity of space, then I’m in thee and Thou in me, or else I have no place.
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds… books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
Anything you can do from the soulful self will help to lighten the burden of the world; anything. You have no idea what the smallest word, the tiniest generosity can cause to be set in motion.
Never let anything cause you to doubt your ability to demonstrate the truth. Conceive of your word as being the thing.
The Spirit of God dwells in the inner man with power and might. The outer man reflects the Spirit in so far as the intellect allows it to come forth into expression.
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
Take especial moments many times every day, and see yourself in brilliant vision.
Abundance is mine. I cannot be deprived of my supply. The trees do not lack for leaves, nor the flowers fail to bloom. Am I not as important as they?
But what is fear? Nothing more nothing less than the negative side of faith… belief in two power instead of One; a belief that there can be a Power opposed to God – whose influence and ability may bring us evil.
There is a place in us which lies open to the infinite; but when the Spirit brings its gift, by pouring itself through us, It can give us only what we can take.
To build your own ideal world, the first essential is to build in the real everything that you can discern in the ideal.
We should come daily to the Spirit of goodness for the complete washing away of all mistakes, fears, and troubles.
If you limit your choices only to what seem possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise.
The mind can only proceed so far upon what it knows and can prove. There comes a time when the mind takes a leap – call it intuition or what you will – and comes out on a higher plane of knowledge.
The idea of a successful life will create success. This idea will find objective form in the outer world of the one who holds to it with conviction.
Right thought, constantly poured into consciousness, will eventually purify it.
Do you love, know your own bone; gnaw at it Bury it unearth it, gnaw it still. – Henry David Thoreau – We are continuously living a new life, and when the old and the new do not fit nicely together, the old being no longer able to contain the new – should be discarded.
Intelligence is the ultimate creative agency of the Universe!
I am surrounded by Substance, which is always taking the form of supply…
Every thought sets the fulfillment of it desire in motion in mind, and mind sees the thing as already done!
Every moment and every event man’s life on earth plants something in his soul.
Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
We must enter the closet. That is, we are to shut out all else and enter the presence of Spirit…
Always be grateful for the good things that already happened to you, and the goodness will grow within you and around you.
Let us choose to be identified with power, with love and beauty, with peace and happiness.
It is a wonderful experience and a great adventure to make conscious use of the law.
Spirit flows through me and is never obstructed by anything unlike itself.
Pure Spirit exists at the center of all form.
There is a place in us which lies open to the Infinite; but when the Spirit brings Its gift, by pouring Itself through us, It can give to us only what we take.
When you love, you should not say “ God is in my heart”, but rather, “I am in the heart of God”.
Guide thou my feet; compel my way; direct my paths and keep me in thy Presence.
We ought to understand God equally in all things, for God is equally in all things.
You walk in the charmed circle of God’s love, and you are divinely irresistible to your highest good now.
Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things.
Each is a center of the All, and each has access to the All through his own nature.
Be really whole and all things will come to you.
Never admit any mental impressions or images that you do not wish to receive…
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
We are to look for God in each other and love this God, forgetting all else.
I’m happy, well, and filled with perfect life.
We must instill into the mind the fundamental proporsition that good is without bounds.
True prayer must be, “thy will be done”… It is a knowledge that the Will of God is always GOOD.
Make your own recovery the first priority in your life, The seed of perfection is hidden within.
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
I shut my eyes to see. There is nothing supernatural about the study of life from the metaphysical viewpoint.
Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them – (Mark 11:24) – I know that my word transmutes every energy into constructive action.
For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to again – (Luke 6:38) – I am forever supplied with every good thing, forever happy, radiant well and complete
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on thee: because he thrust in thee – (Isaiah 26:3) – I have confidence in the future and enthusiastic expectation of good things to come.
Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fullness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore – (Psalm 16:11) – The Law of good is flowing through me, and I am one with the rhythm of life.
He that love his brother abide in the light… – (I John 2:10) – I have an inward confidence in my oneness with God. I rest in sublime trust.
And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart – (Jeremiah 29:13) – Today I rest in divine assurance and divine security.
And God is able to make all grace abound toward you; that ye, always having all sufficiency in all things, may abound to every good work – (II Cor. 9:8) – I have complete confidence in my knowledge and understanding of the Law of Good.
Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the Kingdom – (Luke 12:32) –
The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life – (Job 33:4) – Good harmonizes my mind, so that love sings joyously in my heart.
For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night – (Psalm 90:4) – My enthusiasm reaches out as a child; there is no uncertainty about it.
For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways – (Psalm 91:11) – The Spirit within me makes my way both immediate and easy.
For we walk by faith, not by sight – (II Cor. 5:7) -. The vitality, the wisdom and the peace of God are mine.
He will not suffer thy foot to be moved… he that keep thee will not slumber – (Psalm 121:3) – I know that wonderful things are happening to and through me.
The Spirit itself barest witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God. – (Rom. 8:16) -. I permit myself to be moved upon by the Divine Intelligence.
And the Lord, he it is that doth go before thee; he will be with thee, he will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be dismayed – (Deut. 31:8) – I turn from any thought of confusion to a consciousness of peace.
See st thou know faith wrought with his words, and by works was faith made perfect? – (James 2:22) -. I am filled with the confident expectancy of good.
Have we not all one father? Hath not one God created us? – (Malachi 2:10) – Everyone I think of is blessed by my thought.
Yes, the darkness hide not from thee; but the night shine as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to thee – (John 17:10) – The strength of God is my strength. The joy of god is my joy.
Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone? – (Matthew 7:9) – The activity of Spirit inspires my mind and flows through my actions.
Ye shall have a song, as in the night when a holy solemnity is kept; and gladness of heart… – (John 17:10) – I enter into the joy of conscious union with the Infinite.
Thou shalt decree a thing, and it shalt decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee: and the light shall shine on thy way – (Job 22:28) – I let the newness, freshness, and originality of Spirit permeate my entire consciousness
And all mine are thine, and thine are mine; and I am glorified in them – (John 17:10) – My mind is open to new ideas. The Spirit is ever active in me.
Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord – (I Corinthians 12:4-5) – I’m confident of my ability to meet every situation
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen – (Hebrews 11:1) -.
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he that rule it his spirit than he that take it a city – (Proverbs 16:32) – My mind is open to the influx of truth and I am guided and informed,
The happy outlook on life is always constructive; the understanding heart is filled with sympathy and helpfulness toward all.
Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? Or who stand at his holy place? He that hath clean hands, and pure heart… – (Psalm 24:3-4) -. I consciously identify myself with the great love, wisdom and power of the eternal One.
Whereupon are the foundations thereof fastened? Or who laid the cornerstone thereof; when the morning star sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy? – (Job 38:6-7) – I bring forth from all persons and events which I contact the best that is in them, and give back the best that is
The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shower his handiwork. – (Psalm 19:1) – This word establish the law of wholeness and harmony throughout my entire being and in everything I do, say or think.
And the prayer of faith shall save the sick; and the Lord shall raise him up… – (James 5:15) -. Again, I turn to that divine and radiant center of Life, the light which lights everyone’s path.
Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in Him; and He shall bring it to pass. – (Psalm 37:5) -. There is One Life, that Life is God, that Life is my life now.
For behold, I create new heavens and new earth; and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind – (Isaiah 65:17) -. Filled with enthusiastic hope, I look forward to entering the fullness of life.
Look for the good and praise it, because whatever you praise will magnify and grow. When we shall all know the truth, then ways and means and methods will be found for the freedom of all.
I do not tell you that you will be better able to bear your troubles. I tell you they will be gone. Those who have a great faith have a great power.
Not all who wander are lost. We have stopped looking for the Spirit, because we have found It.
Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love. What we really is to look within our own consciousness…
Your true nature is not lost in moments of delusions, nor is it gained at the moment of enlightenment. It was never born and can never die. The universe holds nothing against us…because it can know nothing unlike itself.
There is a place that you are to fill that no one else cam fill, something you are to do, which no one else can do. A good tree produces a good fruit, so a good thoughts bear a harvest of good deeds…
If you don’t follow your dreams, who will? God knows no hard and no easy.
The freedom to create in somehow linked with facility of access to those obscure regions below the conscious mind. The gift of Heaven is forever made. The receiving of this gift is an eternal process of forever expanding the finite.
Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you. We can so train our ears to listen to the Divine Harmony within, that we shall reproduce its melody, rhythm, and beauty in all our ways.
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. What we demonstrate today, tomorrow, and the next day, is not as important as the tendency which our thought is taking…
Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right doing there is a field. I”LL meet you there. Have enthusiasm and, above all, a consciousness of love…
For we walk by faith, not by sight. We should come daily to the Spirit of Goodness for a complete washing away of all mistakes, fear, and trouble.
Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country. We should them see that the world of multiplicity is deep-rooted in a Universe of Unity; that nothing happens by chance…
The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions that have been hidden by the answers. No person whole entire time is spent in the contemplation of limitation can demonstrate freedom from such limitation!
Spirit and Matter are but the two poles of the same thing, the intermediate planes being merely degrees of vibration.
A miracle is a law-abiding event….. Your only responsibility is to uncover the truth.
I carry the sun in a golden cup, the moon in a silver bag. God is the androgynous Principle, the Father and Mother of all.
The pillars of the temple must stand apart, and the oak tree and the cypress grow not in each other’s shadow. God plays no favorites, and the Law of the Universe cannot reserve Its own nature.
As the infinity of God surges through you to bless all with whom you come in contact with, remember that the infinity God is also surging through every other individual on earth to you.
Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly. Our part is to be ready and willing to be guided into truth and liberty.
All our knowledge is ourselves to know. We need not worry how things are coming out; the law takes care of everything and returns to each exactly what is his due.
The mystical is not how the world is, but that it is. What we see comes from that which we do not see.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on… God cannot help making the gift, because God is the gift.
God is on our right hand. We must make the turn. The only guarantee of our Divinity is in its expression through our humanity
The world will persist in exhibiting before you what you persist in affirming the world is. Anything you can dream of it not too great for you to undertake…
In all I look upon, I confess the One to be all of Truth. I decide everything from this stand point: that God is All. The past, the present, and the future are one unbroken stream of Good.
To journey, you must first go out. Break the bonds of apparent necessity and see life as one continuous expression of the Infinite Self…
As soon as we learn that God does things through us ( not for us ), the matter becomes as simple as breathing, as inevitable as sunrise.
Thought, like the seed, germinates and comes forth, like the tree, in the form of an idea. It then waits like the fruit to be eaten. It is the office of the will to determine that to which the imagination is to respond.
The sovereign cure, for worry is prayer. All seeming change is merely the play of life upon Itself; and all that is happens by and through inner action upon Itself.
If you fail to direct your subconscious mind, it produces under a law of averages, and you are nice, ineffective sweet person. The earth contains untold riches, and the very air is vibrant with power.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. If we gaze longingly at joy, it will make its home with us, and we shall enter its portals and be happy.
I look only to the good qualities of men. Not being faultless myself, I won’t presume to prove into the faults of other. We are look for God in each other and love this God, forgetting all else.
You may call God love, you ,ay call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion. I am one with all people, with all things, with all life. As I listen in the silence, the voice of all humanity speaks to me and answer the love that I hold out to it.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself. We do not have to drive or push, but we must accept and believe.
Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. All manifestation of Life is from an invisible to a visible plane, through a silent, effortless process of spiritual realization.
In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher. No man can be happy who lives in a continuous state of condemnation of people, conditions and things. We must learn to praise and not condemn.
Yesterday we obeyed Kings and bent ours necks before emperors. Today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love. The premise upon which all mental work is based is perfect God, perfect man, perfect being.
Have patience with all things, but first of all, with yourself. To hold one’s thought steadfastly to the constructive, to that which endures, and to the truth, may not be easy in a rapidly changing world, nut to the one who makes the attempt much is guaranteed.
In everything give thanks. An attitude of gratitude is most salutary, and bespeaks the realization that we are now in heaven.
Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time. In the long run, everything that does not belong to the Heavenly Kingdom will be destroyed. Truth alone can endure.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. The thing that we look with is the thing we have been looking for.
Be thine own palace, or the world’s thy jail. To learn how to think is to learn how to live, for our thoughts go into a medium that is Infinite in Its ability to do and to be.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision. Ignorance stays with us until the day of enlightenment, until our vision toward the Spirit broadens and casts out the image of a no-longer-useful littleness.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor. …persistent, constructive thought is the greatest power known…
If you could only love enough, you could be the most powerful person in the world. The Divine Host serves not His bounty to confusion, but distributes His gifts to those who enter His gates with peace in their minds and love in their hearts.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. Every man must pay the price for that which he receives and that price is paid in mental and spiritual coin.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom. No person whose entire time is spent in the contemplation of limitation can demonstrate freedom from such limitation.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one. We must awake to the realization that a Divine Partnership has already been formed between the seen and the invisible.
Silence is a source of great strength. We may pass through good fortune and bad, but if we can come to the point where we are not disturbed by ” things “, we have found the secret.
Hitch your wagon to a star! There is one limitless life, which returns to the thinker exactly what he thinks into It.
“We can honor our differences, while celebrating our unity then we can meet on common ground.” – Alan Cohen – A constant realization of the presence of Spirit will provide a sense of Divine Companionship that no other attitude could produce
Looking back, we see with great clarity, and what once appeared as difficulties now reveal themselves as blessings. – Dan Millman – Let us seek the good and true and believe in them with our whole heart, even though every man we meet is filled with suffering, and limitation appears at all sides, We cannot
“There is a destiny that makes us brothers; none goes his way alone.” – Edwin Markham – Since the Divine must hold us as some part of Its eternal perfection, we are fulfilling our destiny when we think of ourselves as already divine and perfect.
“The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.” – William James – All thoughts of failure or depression must be erased from the mentality, and positive thoughts of achievement must take their place. Have faith in God, in life and in your
“Seeing is not believing. Believing is seeing. You see things not as they are, but as you are.” – Eric Butterworth – When faith touches a certain point in our consciousness, and the light of spiritual understanding dawns upon us, we glorify the good.
“There are two ways of spreading light, to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” – Edith Wharton – Universal Mind, being Omnipresent, is wherever the man is who asked for help.
“I thank God for my handicaps, for through them, I have found myself, my work and my God.” – Helen Keller – There is a law of enfoldment in man, which says he can advance only by going from where he is to the place where he would like to be.
“Life is a paradise for those who love many things with a passion.” – Leo Buscaglia – Love is the central flame of the universe, may, the very fire itself. It is written that God is Love, and that we are His expressed likeness, the image of the Eternal Being.
“It took years for me to realize that the very twists and turns and shadows I labeled “problems” were really sacred ground.” – Danna Faulds – No matter what our emotional storm, or what our objective situation, may be, there is always something hidden in the inner being that has never been violated.
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” – Rumi – When change comes we should welcome it with a smile on the lips and a song in the heart.
“If you can’t be grateful for what you have received, then be thankful for what you have been spared.” – Yiddish proverb – An attitude of gratitude is most salutary, and bespeaks the realization that we are now in heaven.
We are human in expression, but divine in creation and limitless in potentiality. – Eric Butterworth – We cannot live a choiceless life. Every day, every moment, every second there is choice.
“A ship in a harbor is safe – but that is not what ships are built for.” – John A. Shedd – We must trust the Invisible, for it is the sole cause of that which is visible.
“You must begin by knowing you’ve arrived.” – Richard Bach – Our mental acceptances should be filled with conviction, warmth, color and imagination. The creative power responds to feeling more quickly than to any other mental attitude.
“All that Adam had, all that Caesar could, you have and can do…. Build therefore, your own world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson – If it is God’s pleasure to give us the Kingdom then it should be our privilege to accept the gift.
“I’ve learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.” – Maya Angelou – It must set myself right with the universe. I must find the way back to the central fire, if I am to be warmed. I must find the
“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson – The mind which we discover within us is the mind that governs everything. This is the thing itself, and we should recognize its simplicity.
“When you doubt your power, you give power to your doubt.” – Honore de Balzac – To learn how to think is to learn how to live. Man, by thinking, can bring into his experience whatever he desires, if he thinks correctly.
“Perfection is being not doing; it is not to affect and act but to achieve a character.” – Bishop Fulton J. Sheen – Healing is not a process but a revelation; for the revealing of the perfect man always heals.
If the door of perfection were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is infinite. – William Blake – What more can life demand of us than that we do the best we can and try to improve?
“We carry within us the wonders we seek without us.” – Thomas Browne – Only when we put our very best in into our spiritual work will it satisfy us.
“There is no certainty; there is only adventure. Even stars explode.” – Roberto Assagioli – I love all and I feel comfortable in all.
“What the caterpillar calls the end of life, the master call a butterfly.” – Richard Bach – The resurrection is the death of the belief that we are separate from God. For death is the illusion alone and not to Reality.
“Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.” – Aldous Huxley – Ignorance of the laws excuses no one from its effects.
“To a worm in horseradish, the whole world is horseradish.” – Yiddish saying – God is always God. No matter what our emotional storm, or what our objective situation may be, there is always something hidden in our inner being that has never been violated.
“Every person, all the events of your life, are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.” – Richard Bach – Through our knowledge of the Kingdom within, we are able to claim our power and dominion
“You have the power to make life altering decisions each day when you get out of bed. You have control of what you say to yourself when you look in the mirror.” – Debbie Ford – As God cares for the birds, who do not gather into barns, so shall we be cared for if
“The great lesson from the true mystics… is that the sacred is in the ordinary, it is to be found in one’s daily life…in one’s own backyard.” – Abraham Maslow – True mystics have not denied the reality of individuality. They have all agreed that the soul is on the pathway of experience, of self-discovery;
“Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.” – Eckhart Tolle – Man already has, within himself, the key to freedom, but he must come to realize his relation to the whole. This relationship is one of complete unity.
The point of power is always in the present moment. You are never stuck. – Louise Hay – The will of God is always toward that which expresses life and happiness.
“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.” – Carl Jung – When we see It as It is, then we shall see ourselves as we are.
“The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines.” – Anne Lamott – Ignorance stays with us until the day of enlightenment, until our vision toward the Spirit broadens and casts out the image of a no longer useful littleness.
“Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.” – Voltaire – He must see beyond the appearance to that which is basically perfect.
“Choosing what you want to do, and when to do it, is an act of creation.” – Peter McWilliams – We have a right to choose what we shall induce in Mind.
“In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision.” – Dalai Lame – The mind is the fashioning factor, and according to its range, vision and positiveness, will be the circumstance or experience.
“Where there is no vision, the people perish….” – Proverbs 29:18 – Let us learn to see as God must, with a Perfect Vision
“Happiness is not and ideal of reason, but of imagination.” – Immanuel Kant – The student should take time every day to see his life as he wishes it to be, make a mental picture of his ideal.
“A man is what he thinks about all day long.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson – We are to see that Spirit creates all things by the power of Its own word, and that we are spiritual beings.
“The energy of the mind is the essence of life.” – Aristotle – God is the invisible Life Essence of all that is, the Intelligent Energy running through all.
“Everyone wills can hear the inner voice. it is within everyone.” – Mahatma Gandhi – Let the inner ear listen to the voice of the truth that is always speaking.
“Make the most of yourself…..for that is all there is of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson – The spiritual man is continuously remolding and remaking the material or physical man.
“We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.” – Buddha – No matter what the lips may be saying the inner thought out-speaks them, and the unspoken word often carries more weight than the spoken.
“Friendship isn’t a big thing – It’s a million little things.” – Author Unknown – Think of the whole world as your friend, but you must also be the friend of the whole world.
“We let our own natural capacity of healing do the work.” – Thich Nhat Hanh – This transforming power of silent communion is manifest as our spiritual vision looks up and not down.
“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” – Helen Keller – Unless our vision reaches higher, broader and deeper than the state which we wish to change, how can we hope to change it?
“We are limited, not by our abilities but by our vision.” – Author Unknown – I believe that we should keep our vision high and hitch our wagon to a star. We should keep our vision high and do everything in our power to attain the goal of our heart’s desire.
“Doing well is the result of doing good.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson – Work without vision is drudgery, but vision without work is self-deception. The well-balanced man can walk with his head in the clouds and still keep his feet solidly planted on the ground. Faith and work are ineffective when separated.
“There is one unity, unified wholeness, total natural law, in the transcendental unified consciousness.” – Maharishi Mahesh Yogi – Spiritual Vision – perceiving the eternal Presence and Wholeness, Truth and beauty, in every person and in everything.
“I can only change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett – There has to come a greater vision, and to those who believe and act as though this vision were true now, it will prove true in their lives.
“With each new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt – To trust yourself! to have faith and confidence in your own vision! to believe that you are aligned with a Power greater than you are! These are the dynamic attitudes of mind which will give dignity and enthusiasm to your individuality,
Change your thoughts and you change your world. – Norman Vincent Peale We must get the perfect vision, the perfect conception; we must enlarge our thought until it realizes all good, and then we must swing right out and use this Almighty Power for definite purposes.
“A mother understand what a child does not say.” – Author Unknown For, in a certain sense, we are all mothers giving birth to new thought, new ideas and new events. And why should we doubt that the same creative Power which prepares the mother to give birth to her baby, will not also prepare
“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” – Winston Churchill Life is sufficient unto itself. It lacks nothing. It needs nothing. It is all there is, everywhere present. If, through our faith and our belief, we capture this vision and hold
“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.” – Jonathan Swift The temple of Faith is built on an elevation higher than the range of finite vision.
“God is the friend of the Silence.” – Mother Teresa In the morning of a greater vision, with the dew of Eternity on the grass of experience, the soul ventures forth to find God.
“True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery As we bring ourselves to a greater vision, we can then induce a still greater concept and thereby demonstrate more in our experience.
“Dare, dream, dance smile and sing loudly! And have faith that love is an unstoppable force.” – Suzanne Brockmann It takes real vision to dare to love all, to forgive all, to condemn none, to see God as all in all.
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.” – Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Let us learn to see through confusion into peace, to see through sickness into health, to see through poverty into success and abundance and to believe in the all-sustaining God. We shall not be less practical because we do
“Imagination is stronger then knowledge. Knowledge is limited, imagination encircles the world.” – Albert Einstein We must do something to break down the walls of experience and expand the vision of the soul. Here our imagination comes into play, enabling us to conceive a greater good.
“You rarely achieve finality. If you did, life would be over, but as you strive new visions open before you, new responsibilities for the satisfaction of living.” – Eleanor Roosevelt We must get the perfect vision, the perfect concept, we must enlarge ours though until it realizes all good, and then must use Divine Power
“Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde We should never watch to see what another is doing, or how he is doing it, for when we do this we are limiting our own possibilities to the range of another’s vision.