Posts Tagged ‘divine heritage’

Beseeching the Heavens

May 8, 2011

If you have trouble imagining a life of abundance, remember that every child of God is deserving of all the riches of the universe.

No matter how qualified and deserving we are, we will never reach a better life until we can imagine it for ourselves and allow ourselves to have it.
Richard Bach

If this were not so, your first instinct would not be lifting (more…)

Grandmother and King

May 1, 2010

Lao Tzu

One of the most gratifying benefits of walking a spiritual path is that you find yourself changing in unexpected and wonderful ways. For instance, the more you consciously practice kindness, compassion and other soul qualities, the more you unconsciously embody these qualities and simply become them. This quote by Lao Tzu, the father of Taoism, perfectly expresses this happy phenomenon:

If you don’t realize the source,
You stumble in confusion and sorrow.
When you realize where you come from,
you (more…)

The Stirrings of Your Soul

March 29, 2010

By focusing solely on the material world and believing only in the reality you can confirm with your five senses, you forget your divine heritage.

It is the ultimate human paradox that man’s dependence on perception precludes his being able to know his own identity.
Dr. David R. Hawkins

Look to the outer world and you see yourself as a human being. Look to your inner world and you see yourself as a spiritual being.

We behold what we are, and we are what we behold.
John of Ruysbroeck

Ego cunningly (more…)