This is being reposted to restore the link to this original post. As a Man Thinketh is a classic in the truest sense: few books have been so widely read, have stood the test of time so well, have had such an impact on generations of readers, and have carried such a simple, profound message: You are what you think. There are seven Universal Laws or Principles by which everything in the Universe is governed.
The other four laws are transitory, mutable Laws meaning that they can be transcended or at least "better used" to create your ideal reality. It's no doubt true that some of those professing to be law of attraction teachers are only interested in filling their pockets but that is no different than any aspect of life.
Consider in the short time we have become aware of its funtion how powerfully electricity has changed our existence. I think the Law of Attraction works for all the reasons that you have stated above. But invoking the law of attraction should stop the destruction part if that's what I want to attract.
There is no cosmic energy that magically brings you a ferrari if you think ferrari, but if you deliberatly control your thoughts and make sure they are positive in nature, filled with abundance, you might take actions that result in you getting that ferrari.
And if you're not thankful and become depressed then you weren't attempting the ‘law of attraction' in the first place. What does this have to do with law of attraction? Drawing from personal experience, I have used the LOA and was able to attract what I wanted into my life, but there were other times it didn't come into being.
For that reason alone it's worth at least allowing for the possibility that the law of attraction works, if you can Katherine Hurst Origins suspend your doubt enough to let yourself do that. I also thank my mother for being the flawed and vulnerable person that she was who, through her choices impacted my life and tested me in very profound ways.
Both Jesus and Horus have been called the good shepherd, the lamb of God, the bread of life, the son of man, the Word, the fisher, and the winnower. While they may not have called it the Law of Attraction, the Universal Law, or whatever label we use read more today, their quotes would seem to show that they had a grasp of the core belief in the system or something closely allied to it.
The Secret” and The Power” deliver their wisdom in an ex cathedra voice reminiscent of the Saturday Night Live” segment Deep Thoughts.” And Byrne offers no scientific evidence for the absurd physics behind the law of attraction. My dad is an eminently reasonable, former professor of pharmacology with a doctorate and he, frustratingly to me, subscribes to the law of attraction.
Your subconscious mind receives these positive affirmations and brings about the required changes in your life. Not at all, there are no mysteries or laws that govern the universe. He really isn't to blame as unfortunately many of the books written on the LOA are written by people that do not fully understand it themselves.
In mastering Islam and the Law of Attraction, it is important to remember that our feelings are indications of our thoughts, which are the results of our beliefs and our paradigms. The Secret reveals amazing real life stories of regular people who have changed their lives in profound ways.
I think the biggest proof” that the law of attraction exists is the place-bo effect. Oprah and the people on that forum are the wrong sort of people to be paying attention to. Any place that caters to groupthink and hugboxing is generally a horrible place to discover the most amazing secrets about our reality.