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You Are Your Attention

You Are Your Attention

See your life change and become an expression of affluence, of unboundedness, abundance, infinity, and immortality.

Affluence or wealth means that one is easily able to fulfill one’s desires, whatever they may be, whether they apply to the material realm, or to our emotional, psychological or spiritual needs, or to the realm of relationship.

Create as much wealth as your heart desires. Fulfill every material and non-material desire. Create wealth and spend it. Spend it lavishly and then share it and give it to others. Give it to your children, to your family, to your relatives, to your friends, to society, and to the world. For wealth is of the universe and it does not belong to us–we belong to it.

We are privileged children and the universe has chosen to share its bounty with us. We only have to give our attention to affluence and it will be ours. Attention is all that counts.

You are where your attention takes you. In fact, you are your attention. If your attention is fragmented, you are fragmented. When your attention is in the past, you are in the past.

Simply be aware of the present, of what you are doing. The presence of God is everywhere, and you have only to consciously embrace it with your attention.

Adapted from Creating Affluence, by Deepak Chopra (New World Library, 1993).

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Deepak Chopra

Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra, M.D. continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. Chopra is known as a prolific author of over 49 books with 12 best sellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra's books have been published in more than 35 languages with more than 20 million copies in print.

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10:02AM PST on Jan 26, 2013

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7:44AM PST on Dec 6, 2012

Thanks!

10:38AM PST on Dec 4, 2012

Thanks

3:35AM PST on Dec 3, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

2:01PM PST on Dec 2, 2012

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10:16AM PST on Dec 1, 2012

Thank your for sharing.

10:42PM PST on Nov 30, 2012

Infinite and Eternal Divine Blessings to Deepak and ALL, always.
Ever-increasing love, light, peace, wisdom, wealth, wellness, healing, forgiveness, power, ascension, oneness, freedom to ALL, always.

5:01PM PST on Nov 30, 2012

Thanks Deepak!

4:37PM PST on Nov 30, 2012

Thanks Deepak.

2:40PM PST on Nov 30, 2012

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