(8.1) Imagination is a form of constructive thought. It is the light that penetrates new worlds of thought and experience. It is the light that penetrates new worlds of thought and experience; the mighty instrument by which every great discoverer and inventor opens the way from precedent to experience.
Imagination is intentional concentrated visualization.
(8.2) The cultivation of the imagination leads to the development of the ideal, from which your future will emerge.
Intentional concentrated visualization is the cause; conditions we encounter are the effect.
(8.3) The imagination can be cultivated by practicing mental exercise.
Mental exercise can be any activity that requires the dialogues in your head to stop, from mathematics to memorization work, from physics to cooking. What captures your attention enough to silence your internal dialogues?
(8.4) Daydreaming is a form of mental dissipation; imagination is a form of constructive thought, which precedes all constructive action.
Daydreaming is unintentional concentrated visualization; a frequent result of worrying and fear.
(8.5) Mistakes are a result of ignorance.
Ignorance: lacking knowledge and/or application of cause and effect.
(8.6) Knowledge is a result of our ability to think.
Thinking allows us to organize information we have observed. This is how we learn.