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Inner Direction In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. ~Mahatma Gandhi There is a way between voice and presence where information flows. In disciplined silence it opens. With wandering talk it closes. ~Rumi Let yourself be silently drawn, by the stronger pull of what you really love. ~Rumi Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are far more accurate than you are willing to believe. ~Claudia Black A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion. ~Chinese proverb When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it. ~W. Clement Stone No one can give you better advice than yourself. ~Cicero In a quiet moment we can get an intuitive insight that can change our entire life and the lives of the people around us in incredibly positive ways. ~Elaine St James As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. ~Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe In order to seek one’s own direction, one must simplify the mechanics of ordinary, everyday life. ~Plato If you do not yet know where you fit, I suggest you try seeking it in receptive silence. I used to walk amid the beauties of nature, just receptive and silent, and wonderful insights would come to me. ~Peace Pilgrim Faith means living with uncertainty–feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark. ~Dan Millman Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. ~Benjamin Spock Every time you don’t follow your own inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness. ~Shakti Gawain The progress of our soul is like a perfect poem. It has an infinite idea which once realised makes all movements full of meaning and joy. ~Rabindranath Tagore It’s not knowing what to do; it’s doing what you know. ~Anthony Robbins There is guidance for each of us, and by lowly listening we shall hear the right word. Place yourself in the middle of the stream of power and wisdom which flows into your life. Then, without effort, you are impelled to truth and to perfect contentment. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson It is only when we have the courage to face things exactly as they are, without any self-deception or illusion that a light will develop out of events, by which the path of success may be recognized. ~I Ching Your own heart is your guru. ~Swami Shivananda Any path is only a path, and there is no affront to oneself or to others, in dropping it if that is what your heart tells you. ~Carols Castaneda Your soul mission is your reason for being, your life purpose. It’s your calling in life–who you feel called to be, what you feel called to do. Mission is an energy that flows through you–a drive, voice, or passion that you cannot ignore…It’s what you know in your heart you must live if you are to experience inner peace and harmony. ~Alan Seale The next message you need is always right where you are. ~Ram Dass Simply be who you are, do what you do best, be where you are called by joy, and let life work its magic on your behalf. ~Alan Cohen Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way. ~Florence Scovel Shinn Follow your heart, but be quiet for a while first. Ask questions, then feel the answer. Learn to trust your heart. ~unknown The moment you are very clear about what you want to do, things happen. Life comes to your aid. ~J. Krishnamurti Inside any deep asking is the answering. ~Rumi Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength. ~Hasidic saying Though we can’t always see it at the time, if we look upon events with some perspective, we see things always happen for our best interests. We are always guided in a way better than we know ourselves. ~Swami Satchidananda Follow your inner heart and the world moves in and helps. ~Joseph Campbell Dwell as near as possible for the channel in which your life flows. ~Henry David Thoreau If we face a situation without any intention, free from fear and desire, this openness paves the way for an intuition that will lead to a decision or an action in total harmony with that situation. Such a decision may bring about an apparent change, but this change is not an escape from or an avoidance of the situation; it doesn’t originate from the person; it emanates from intelligence. ~Francis Lucille Cease trying to work everything out with your minds, it will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a Revelation. ~Eileen Caddy The wind, one brilliant day, called. ~Antonio Machado Start where you are right now. Stay in that place, then in each moment, you can feel what’s totally appropriate for you. You don’t let any concepts get in the way. Let go of the storyline. Truth doesn’t move from concepts or ideas. It’s a moment to moment to moment total honesty and integrity with yourself. Every day you feel what to do. ~Adyashanti Today I do affirm that I am Divinely guided…There is That within which knows what to do and how to do it, and It compels me to act on what it knows. ~Ernest Holmes At any moment, you have a choice that either leads you closer to your spirit or further away from it. ~Thich Nhat Hanh In the attitude of silence, the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. ~Gandhi We need to be willing to let intuition guide us, and then be willing to follow that guidance directly and fearlessly. ~Shakti Gawain Go to your bosom: knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know. ~William Shakespeare I think there’s an invisible principle of living, too. If we believe we’re guided through every step of our lives, we are. It’s a lovely sight, watching it work. ~Richard Bach In your hopelessness is the only hope, and in your desirelessness is your only fulfillment, and in your tremendous helplessness suddenly the whole existence starts helping you. ~Osho Be soft in your practice. Think of the method as a fine silvery stream, not a raging waterfall. Follow the stream, have faith in its course. It will go its own way, meandering there, trickling there. It will find the grooves, the cracks, the crevices. Just follow it. Never let it out of your sight. It will take you… ~Sheng-Yen Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way. ~Florence Scovel Shinn A cloud does not know why it moves in just such a direction and at such a speed… It feels an impulsion… this is the place to go now. But the sky knows the reasons and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know, too, when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizons. ~Richard Bach There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and be lost. ~Martha Graham When you let go of trying to get more of what you don’t really need, it frees up oceans of energy to make a difference with what you have. ~Lynne Twist Do not follow the ideas of others, but learn to listen to the voice within yourself. ~Dogen How do the geese know when to fly to the sun? Who tells them the season? How do we, humans, know when it is time to move on? As with the migrant birds, so surely with us, there is a voice within, if only we would listen to it, that tells us so certainly when to go forth into the unknown. ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross The breeze of grace is always blowing on you. You have to open the sails and your boat will move forward. ~Ramakrishna You’re guided by your highest right, and wherever it takes you is where you need to go. ~Richard Bach There’s an analog for this in life, where disparate events, spread across years, come together to reveal the path forward. It goes by a nicer name, though: serendipity. ~Robert Lang When you enter the moment with heightened awareness, what you need to do becomes obvious. You discover that you already have the answers. ~Patricia Ryan Madson See where your own energy wants to go, not where you think it should go. Do something because it feels right, not because it makes sense. Follow the spiritual impulse. ~Mary Hayes-Grieco I would love to live like a river flows, carried by the surprise of its own unfolding. ~John O’Donohue The path to your destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark. ~Barbara Hall When faced with a decision, choose the path that feeds your soul. ~Dorothy Mendoza Row Be guided absolutely and entirely by the vision of calmness, and not by the shadows of anxiety. The hour of calmness is the hour of illumination and correct judgment. ~James Allen When you lost sight of your path, listen for the destination in your heart. ~Katsura Hoshino Mind guesses. Life knows. ~Dr. Vijai Shankar In meditation you see your inner landscape that activates almost all of your actions. ~Jack Kornfeld You can know something without it become words in your mind. Be able to trust in that deeper intelligence that can move through you. ~Eckhart Tolle Respond to every call that excites your Spirit. ~Rumi You do not have to wait for wisdom to befall you in order to know what move to make now. The wisdom, the insight, the answer you have been waiting for is waiting for you. It is already inside of you. ~Neale Donald Walsch The universe hints, teases, and slowly reveals what our hearts will need. ~Tyler Knott Gregson All you have to do is pay attention; lessons always arrive when you are ready, and if you can read the signs, you will learn everything you need to know in order to take the next step. ~Paulo Coelho You know what is right. Deep down you know. The battle between your true wisdom and the counterfeit wisdom of society is what causes frustration. Refuse to compromise with what you know is right–with what is right for you. ~Vernon Howard Everything that happens is moving you to live a bigger truth. ~Alan Cohen Sometimes a door slammed in the face creates just the right gust of wind to turn you in the right direction. ~Danielle Raquiza Energy comes naturally from the light that shines within, which shines when you are not the doer of actions. ~Tony Samara When we feel passion for something, it is because we are remembering what it was that we came here to do. The more passion we feel, the more in alignment with Source we are, allowing this energy to pour through us with no hesitation. This is the way it was meant to be. ~Karen Bishop You don’t have to make anything happen. Just align with what wants to happen and let it. ~Alan Cohen Willing to die you give up your will; keep still, until moved by what moves all else, you move. ~Wendell Berry If you surrender to the wind, you can ride it. ~Toni Morrison If you leave the pool you have dug for yourself and go out into the river of life then life has an astonishing way of taking care of you, because then there is no taking care on your part. ~Jiddu Krishnamurti The most important thing is humility. We don’t really know what the right way to go is. We don’t know the deeper truth. To allow ourselves to be in that helpless place without losing heart is what opens us up to guidance. ~Hameed Ali It may be when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work, and that when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey. ~Wendell Berry