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Wisdom from Pam Grout

Wisdom from Pam Grout

Be recklessly generous and relentlessly kind.

Therapists tell us that until we root out the deep, dark recesses of our unconscious minds, it’s impossible to reach self-fulfillment. A fully-realized person, they insist, must dig for hidden secrets that make him feel unworthy, must dive for past cruelties inflicted by her parents.

But what I want to know is, “While we were down there with flashlights, why didn’t we look for our souls?”

We’ve spent 20 years excavating the darkness, when right under the next rock is a world of wonder and brilliance. Yes, I’m talking about our spiritual side, that transcendent force at the center of our very being. This light (again, just waiting for our discovery) is the most potent force in the universe. It’s Spiderman, Superman and Oprah all rolled into one.

Love is the cosmic electricity, the condition that allows us to dream of bigger playing fields. The voice that constantly whispers, “You could be more.”

Most of us have a tendency to ignore that voice. We listen instead to the voice that says, “This is all there is.” We get so preoccupied with things that don’t matter that we lose sight of things that do….Continue reading at InspireMeToday.com.

Pam is the author of 16 books, including E-Squared: 9 Do-it-Yourself-Energy Experiments that Prove Your Thoughts Create Your Reality.

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1:52PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013

Not all therapists are advocates of looking at the past & digging around the repressed memories can cause more problems. They are buried for a reason. it is accepting that life is both Joy & Pain & you cannot experience one without the other.

7:48AM PDT on Mar 10, 2013

Good vs. evil manifests equally in the circle of life ... always has, always will. Look in the mirror of your soul and, if you're not happy with what you see, (a product of your choices). it-s time for change, you have the power -- we all do!

12:27AM PST on Mar 10, 2013

Love is God.

2:05PM PST on Mar 9, 2013

Very good article. Thank you.

12:27PM PST on Mar 9, 2013

Spreading the light around a little :-)

11:26AM PST on Mar 9, 2013

LOVE THE FIRST LINE : BE RECKLESSLY GENEROUS AND RELENTLESSLY KIND... I LIVE BY THAT CREDO EVERYDAY... THAT'S WHAT LIFE IS ALL ABOUT...

7:50AM PST on Mar 9, 2013

Food for thought!

11:53PM PST on Mar 8, 2013

Thank you

7:31PM PST on Mar 8, 2013

thanks

5:36PM PST on Mar 8, 2013

Thanks for sharing.

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