A Glimpse

Week 3

The information we are being exposed to is compelling, the question we must ask ourselves is what action will we take after our eyes have caught a glimpse of the possibilities that lie before us. The paragraphs that follow are but a teaser compared to what is actually possible.

Some men seem to attract success, power, wealth, attainment, with very little conscious effort; others conquer with great difficulty; still others fail altogether to reach their ambitions, desires and ideals. Why is this so? Why should some men realize their ambitions easily, others with difficulty, and still others not at all? The cause cannot be physical, else the most perfect men, physically, would be the most successful. The difference, therefore, must be mental – must be in the mind; hence mind must be the creative force, must constitute the sole difference between men. It is mind, therefore, which overcomes environment and every other obstacle in the path of men.

When the creative power of thought is fully understood, its effect will be seen to be marvelous. But such results cannot be secured without proper application, diligence, and concentration. The student will find that the laws governing in the mental and spiritual world are as fixed and infallible as in the material world. To secure the desired results, then, it is necessary to know the law and to comply with it. A proper compliance with the law will be found to produce the desired result with invariable exactitude. The student who learns that power comes from within, that he is weak only because he has depended on help from outside, and who unhesitatingly throws himself on his own thought, instantly rights himself, stands erect, assumes a dominant attitude, and works miracles.
Our mind has the ability to create whatever we ask of it.

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2 thoughts on “A Glimpse

  1. Fiona

    I agree that writing things down – separate from all the other content – perhaps here or on index cards would be very helpful as sometimes all this information is overwhelming. To pause and focus on just a few concepts that have somehow hit home with us may produce greater results within.

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  2. Ferial

    “learns that power comes from within, that he is weak only because he has depended on help from outside, and who unhesitatingly throws himself on his own thought, instantly rights himself, stands erect, assumes a dominant attitude, and works miracles.”
    What a powerful picture you painted with your words!
    Change does comes from within!

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