Fave Quotes / Excerpts / Summaries from my blog posts:
Resentment, hatred, ill will, and hostility are behind a host of maladies. Forgive yourself and everybody else by pouring out love, life, joy, and good will to all those who have hurt you.
Continue until such time as you meet them in your mind and you are at peace with them.
When you remember who you are and you know it deep within the core of your being, you will know and recognize your invisible connection to All That Is. And in so doing, joy, thanksgiving, and service will be the natural outpouring result from your grateful heart. When you work upon yourself and learn to know the creator within you, being of service to others will be natural for you.
Addictions always cause you unhappiness sooner or later, preferences never do. When an addiction is not satisfied, you are unhappy.
When a preference is not satisfied, you are simply indifferent – it was only a preference after all.
In the beginning, there is theOne. This is the source of All That Is. Infinite consciousness. Intelligent infinity. It is the undifferentiated absolute. Within it is unlimited potential, waiting to become. Think of it as the “uncarved block” of your Taoist traditions.
You must choose happiness. Happiness is a habit. It is a good habit to ponder often on.
When you open your eyes in the morning, say to yourself, I choose happiness today. I choose success today. I choose right action today. I choose love and good will for all today. I choose peace today.
Pour life, love, and interest into this , and you have chosen happiness.
She understands that what she sees before her is aof consciousness and, therefore, can become malleable.
Life is intentionally empty of any meaning other than that which you give to it.
Do you look at a person and concentrate, to a greater or lesser extent, upon the things that you dislike about them and wish would change, or the qualities that you like and admire in them? Remember that we have said that all thought, word, and deed is creative. You get back what you send out. So when you send out the thought “Why is she so hard to live with?” or “Why is he always behaving like this?”, ask yourself, what exactly are you doing? Simply notice your negative thoughts as they arise. Literally “catch yourself” as you are having them. And then change your perspective.
If you are not enjoying every here and now moment of your life, your additions are making you dwell in the dead past or the imagined future.
All there is in your life is the eternal now moment – and your experience of this moment is created by the programming in your head.
Be as a light shining in the darkness. Do not burn others with your light, but rather allow them to be drawn to your light.
Thought is creative, and the quality of the conditions created will depend upon the quality of our thought, because we cannot express powers which we do not possess.
We must “be” before we can “do” and we can “do” only to the extent to which we “are,” and so what we do will necessarily coincide with what we are, and what we are depends upon what we think.
Wealth is simply a subconscious conviction on the part of the individual. You will not become a millionaire by saying, “I am a millionaire, I am a millionaire.”
You will grow into a wealth consciousness by building into your mentality the idea of wealth and abundance.
When you are not completely open and truthful to all people – when you are trying to hide a part of your inner feelings – you continue the illusion of separateness from others.
All experts have their OWN products, what do you have?
Even if someone yells at you or hits you, he is trying to manipulate you so that you can fit the pattern of his addictions – and thus permit him to love you in his conditional way.
What the world is at the moment is a collective creation of collective human perception. It’s just a feedback loop. Perception leads to experience. Perception-experience. If we change this bit – the perception – the experience changes.
I’ve learned that people don’t respond to what I say, they respond to the tone and manner in which it’s spoken. So if I say “no” in the most loving way, they walk away with the experience of the energy not with what they think about my words.
Life is short, and if we remember to really appreciate it instead of taking it for granted, we can infuse every moment with joy.
So if you say “I’ve gotta go… but I’ve loved talking with you – you’re a treasure in my life and I adore you”
In that statement, we’ve said “no” once and we’ve said 3 different positive things and we’ve ended with a positive. They are going to walk away with a positive thing because the ego does not remember the first thing you say, it remembers the last or the thing you said most often.
If we do not address issues with someone we’re close to, they can continue to haunt us even after the other person has died, and though it is possible to achieve resolution after the event, it is much easier and more powerful to do so while they are still alive.
Never take what another says to you as “Truth”. Your purpose here is to find your own truth. Sometimes others can help you to do so by offering guidance, but for their truth to become your truth, it must pass through the test of your discernment.
Resolve now that you will never again let your ego and rational mind try to convince you that the outside world is doing it to you – that others are the cause of your suffering.
We can love people without liking them. Love means that you wish for the other health, happiness, peace, joy, and all the blessings of life. There is only one prerequisite, and that is sincerity.
What you wish for the other, you are actually wishing for yourself. The reason is that you are thinking it and you are feeling it. As you think and feel, so are you. Could anything be simpler than that?
Develop the habits, you’ve got the brain-power, you’ve got the energy, but develop the ‘habits’ of success.
Like it or not, you have come to learn, and you grow and evolve through all your experiences. All of them.
Get ready for a lot of rejection and at the same, exact time – do the things that others don’t want to do. Do what’s necessary, do what it takes no matter what it is, and try not to hurt anybody along the way. –
Your subconscious mind cannot argue. If you give it the wrong suggestions, it will accept them as true and proceed to bring them to pass as conditions, experiences, and events.
All things that have happened to you are based on thoughts impressed on your subconscious mind through belief.
Love your heart. Love is the ultimate unifier. We can change the perception of the energy around us, simply by remembering to love ourselves more.
The 3 things which all mankind desires and which are necessary for his highest expression and complete development are Health, Wealth, and Love.
The easiest and most obvious way to formulate an idea is to visualize it, to see it in your mind’s eye as vividly as if it were alive. What you form in your imagination is as real as any part of your body. The idea and the thought are real and will one day appear in your objective world if you are faithful to your mental image.
This process of thinking forms impressions in your mind; these impressions in turn become manifested as facts and experiences in your life.