Without a goal, which direction is forward? "Forward direction" and "moving forward" have meaning only in relationship to a goal. Side to side motion, stepping back and turning around could become forward motions once we describe the forward motion as movements that help you reaching specific goals. A driver trying to reach a destination within a given time frame, … [Read more...] about Moving Forward & Getting Results
The Mind & Thoughts
Vibrations of a person's life energy, the Spirit, rising to the surface of the mind become conscious thoughts. The deeper vibrations operate behind the scene.
Spirit gives birth to thoughts and makes a person greater than the combined conscious, subconscious and unconscious thoughts. All thoughts are always smaller than a person.
Mystics refer to the Spiritual center of a person as the Golden Heart. They, through stories, inspire and awaken the greater wisdom of the Golden Heart far beyond anything the mind can offer.
Still, thoughts are powerful in their realm.
Vibrations of thoughts can create a mental structure whether they are organized and focused or disordered and scattered.
Focused thoughts create a firm, seamless and reliable structure that serves as a vessel or a foundation for emotions and actions.
Scattered thoughts create a wavering, broken, changing and undependable structure unsuitable to act as a container or foundation.
Emotions interact with thoughts; they are carried within thought-forms from one state of awareness to the next.
The explosive creative energy of emotions continuously presses against the mental structure of thoughts.
Focused thoughts could from the seamless structure capable of containing the fluid and changing the energy of emotions and direct them toward any change.
Focused thoughts could be directed to change our self-perception and how we perceive the world around us.
The creative energy of emotions contained and directed within the structure of focused thoughts could change our reality and what is possible.
The energy of emotions destroy weak mental structures and seep through any cracks.
Goal setting, planning, and visualization techniques are systems designed to help focus thoughts and form reliable containers to contain and direct our emotional energy toward our goals.
Successful physical actions are dependent on strength of thought structures and control of emotional direction.
Captivity, Love, Distress & Eustress The seeds of freedom and captivity exist in what we cherish. Which do you nourish? Those who value freedom and goals recognize binding thoughts, feelings or actions. They choose consciously those thoughts, feelings, and action that enhance freedom and assist them in reaching an ever-expanding circle of goals. They continuously … [Read more...] about Captivity, Love, Distress & Eustress
Early that day, the prophet entered the temple filled with hundreds of idols. A merchant disguised as a priest, or a priestess collecting money in exchange for a divine favor attended each idol. The prophet stormed through the temple like a hurricane destroying the idols before any could stop him. “You have defiled the Holy Temple and reduced it to a merchant’s bazaar … [Read more...] about Temple Purity, Goal Setting and Transformation
As I age and renew, I wonder about how little I know and I enjoy the potential that the greater unknown presents. Watch children and see how part of happiness in life is mixed in with discovering new things. Curiosity is a key in how to be happy in life. Taking anything for granted does not match the spirit of curiosity or discovery. I have learned not to take anything … [Read more...] about Happy Life, Curiosity and Rebirth | Behavioral Patterns
The path to any destination moves through the patterns of life. Our behavioral patterns and not any single act or event impacts the quality of our experience as we move through life and our destination. Deeper currents influence superficial ones “Vishy, why do you always have to complicate things?“ she asked. She was frustrated with not getting the “easy and simple” … [Read more...] about Behavioral Patterns | Traveling The Road Between Easy and Significant