Who need do nothing has no need for time. To do nothing is to rest and make a place within you where the activity of the body ceases to demand attention

Save time for me by only this one preparation and practice, doing nothing else. "I need do nothing" is a statement of allegiance, a truly undivided loyalty. Believe it for just one instant, and you will accomplish more than is given to a century of contemplation or of struggle against temptation.

To do anything involves […]

The attraction of guilt would be experienced as pain

At no single instant does the body exist at all. It is always remembered or anticipated, but never experienced just now. Only its past and future make it seem real. Time controls it entirely, for sin is never present. In any single instant, the attraction of guilt would be experienced as pain and nothing else […]

To desire wholly is to create

To desire wholly is to create […]

Past – It never happened in reality. Only in your minds, which thought it did, is its undoing needful.

It is this that makes the holy instant so easy and so natural. You make it difficult because you insist there must be more that you need do. [You find it difficult to accept the idea that you need give so little to receive so much.] And it is very hard for you to realize […]

The true becomes what can be used to meet the goal. The false becomes the useless from this point of view

The value of deciding in advance what you want to happen is simply that you will perceive the situation as a means to make it happen. You will therefore make every effort to overlook what interferes with the accomplishment of your objective and concentrate on everything which helps you meet it. It is quite noticeable […]