this age of 24-hour cable television news, smart phones, iPads,
tablets etc, there is little wonder that some people have time to
think at all let alone question what they are listening to. You
see a great deal of evidence of this on CNN, MSNBC and FOX news
channels because most of what they broadcast is "opinion"
not news. Unless of course we stretch the definition of news to
include opinions. But the issue that arises with this is that
most of the "opinions" are from people who are biased in
their thinking and have given little time to question the results of
their thoughts. As anyone who has watched the debates between
the candidates seeking the nomination of their particular parties for
President, it is clearly obvious that most of those debating have
never truly given any deep thought to what they believe and why they
say the things they say. If they did, they would be more
consistent and firm in their positions. Most appear to have
little conviction in their statements.
The scientific genius
Albert Einstein had this to say about questions: "If
I had an hour to solve a problem and my life depended on the solution,
I would spend the first 55 minutes determining the proper question to
ask for once I know the proper question, I could solve the problem in
less than five minutes."
tells us to never stop questioning and this instruction is no
different than the Master Mind Jesus' instruction "seek and ye
shall find" for the Infinite Spirit/Intelligence has ordered the
universe in such a way as to be responsive in filling the void in all
things. Therefore for every question there is an answer.
But, as the great Einstein tells us, we must determine the
It takes thought and
contemplation to determine the proper question. And the question
must be in the form that causes the response to be a definite answer
or solution. The spiritual teachings of metaphysics has given
many of us the knowledge of the Law of Attraction and the Law of
Correspondence but the value of these immutable, changeless Laws
escapes so many of those who have become aware of them. I have
had so many people tell me that they know they are responsible for
their lack of money, lack of success, lack of health and their lack of
enthusiasm for life. This is only a partial truth.
Actually it is such a small fragment of truth that we could make the
comparison as the Maser Mind Jesus did to a grain of mustard seed in
regards to faith. To believe this is to believe that our human
nature is our dominant nature but this is not true. We are of
the nature of our Creator; Intelligence, Power, Spirit. It is
not our true self that attracts to us poverty, indebtedness, illness,
unhappiness or seeming failures. If these conditions are what we
are "living through" it is because we have allowed ourselves
to believe that our human nature is our dominant nature and therefore
we have lost touch with the truth about us. We have created an
"illusion of separation" where there is none.
In these words
from Albert Einstein we find why most people do not realize the
solutions, ideas or answers that they need to experience the greater
thing that desire or dream about: "It's
not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much
longer." And this is why so many of us fail to find
solutions, we stop with the questions and fall back onto the problems
in our thoughts. Einstein tells us, "Never
lose a holy curiosity." Curiosity must be aroused
within us and we all can do it. We just must want to know why we
believe what we believe. Not why we attract struggles in our
life. Not why we let in illness and dis-ease. We must have
a curiosity that is on fire with the desire to obtain the answers to
our questions and we must be willing to be so persistent in staying
with the questions that nothing or no one can convince us to give up.
The proper questions with a
foundation of "what is it that I love ...
" can open up an awareness of mind that may surprise and
excite each and every one of us.
SO IT IS!
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