Accept not the illusion of peace it offers, but look upon its offering and recognize it is illusion

Every situation in which you find yourself is but a means to meet the purpose set for your relationship. See it as something else, and you are faithless. Use not your faithlessness. Let it enter and look upon it calmly, but do not use it. Faithlessness is the servant of illusion and wholly faithful to […]

You accept insanity, believing you can make a private world and rule your own perceptions

Vision depends on light, and you cannot see in darkness. Yet in the darkness in the private world of sleep, you see in dreams, although your eyes are closed. And it is here that what you see you made. But let the darkness go, and all you made you will no longer see, for sight […]

Ego will torment you while you live, but its hatred is not satisfied until you die

The death penalty never leaves the ego’s mind, for that is what it always reserves for you in the end. Wanting to kill you as the final expression of its feeling for you, it lets you live but to await death. It will torment you while you live, but its hatred is not satisfied until […]

To desire wholly is to create

You will remember everything the instant you desire it wholly, for if to desire wholly is to create, you will have willed away the separation, returning your mind simultaneously to your Creator and your creations. Knowing them, you will have no wish to sleep but only the will to waken and be glad. Dreams will […]

You merely shifted from one dream to another, without really wakening

You know from your own experience that what you see in dreams you think is real as long as you are asleep. Yet the instant you waken, you know that everything thatseemed to happen did not happen at all. You do not think this mysterious, even though all the laws of what you awakened to […]