You are here to grow and evolve, and to develop critical thinking skills which will illuminate the incredible power of choice making. The tools for this quest are always right before you.
“When someone is counting out gold for you, don’t look at your hands, or the gold. Look at the giver.”
In the world of the critical thinker, escape clauses simply do not exist. Everything always starts with a thought; thoughts are the building blocks of personal reality.
Prayers are answered not because a heavenly deity had mercy on you and gave you what you wanted, but because you took responsibility for your own life by correcting your thought process and acting in accordance with that.
The day we learn that what manifests around us as our experiences in fact springs from our minds, our thinking – is the day we begin liberate ourselves from the happiness trap.