(7.13) Suffering may be avoided by placing ourselves in harmony with natural law.
We are in harmony with natural law by taking responsibility to constantly direct our attention towards objects of thought that support our ideal state.
(7.14) The law of attraction is the principle by which thought manifests in form.
The “law of attraction” is thought manifesting in form.
(7.15) The law of love–the creative principle of the universe–adds vitality to thought, while the law of attraction brings the necessary substance to growth.
Creation is love. Love is creation. Nature creates. Hence, the guiding principle of nature is love.
(7.16) Desirable conditions are secured by entertaining desirable thoughts only.
Conditions become objective by perspective.
(7.17) Undesirable conditions are obtained by thinking, discussing and visualizing conditions of lack, limitation, disease, poverty and discord of every kind. This mental photography of erroneous conception is then taken up by the subconscious and the law of attraction crystalizes it into objective form. That we reap what we sow is scientifically intact.
What we “think” about is what we mentally picture.
(7.18) We may overcome all lack. limitation, disease, poverty and discord by substituting principle from error.
“Principle” is intentional directed attention.