Letting Go with Guy Finley
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The real reason for our impatience is not the condition upon which we blame it: impatience — along with its dark fraternal twin, frustration — is born of our refusal to realize some present limitation and to remain conscious of […]

Learn never to blame another for the pain you feel, nor to complain about anything that life brings to your door; but this doesn’t mean to be accepting of those who would see you ache, nor should you be apathetic […]

We grow into the worlds above us — we are awakened to the kingdoms of higher consciousness within us — by outgrowing the worlds beneath us.

Having heard even a faint call to awaken, to realize the truth of God’s Life, one should follow the guidance of his heart . . . all the while remaining as awake as possible to its quiet urge to either […]

What must we do to change our experience of life and enter into a relationship with Freedom itself?

The true depth and breadth of the heart is measured not only by what it can hold, but also by how willing it is to let go.

Life will fill whatever you empty—and whatever you fill, life will empty. That’s the code—the higher understanding required for spiritual contentment all wrapped in mystery and filled with bittersweet contradiction. It’s all been spelled out once you learn to see. […]

Wherever there is opposition, resistance follows. For instance, in nature, in the physical world, this kind of conflict is natural, necessary, and accepted. After the winds pass, the trees they’ve touched—having been exercised and duly strengthened, accordingly—resume their natural course […]

We all have those moments when life rears up, when it seems certain that we’re about to be trampled by forces greater than ourselves! But regardless of how you may feel in the face of any given challenge, you may […]

No oak became mighty in a moment, No mountain towered overnight; True greatness flowers in the soul By long exposure to God’s light.