(7.13) Suffering may be avoided by placing ourselves in harmony with natural law.
(8.13) Success depends upon spiritual power.
Suffering is a result of an unwillingness to apply knowledge we have gained; a refusal to adjust our behavior in support of our ideal state.
(8.14) Spiritual power depends upon use; use determines its existence.
(7.14) The law of attraction is the natural law by which all conditions and experiences are brought about.
Spiritual power is awareness resulting in an adjustment in behavior. If we resist this opportunity to adjust ourselves, we will lose awareness of what we observed.
(7.15) The law of love–which is the creative principle of the universe–adds vitality to thought, while the law of attraction brings the necessary substance to growth.
(8.15) We may take our fate out of the hands of chance by constantly recognizing the conditions we desire to see manifested in life.
We recognize conditions by directing our time and attention and thoughts toward our ideal state.
(8.16) Thinking is the great business of life.
(7.16) Desirable conditions are secured by entertaining desirable thoughts only.
The object of our thought determines the way we perceive and react/respond to conditions in life.
(7.17) Undesirable conditions are brought about 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 inevitably crystalizes t into objective form. That we reap what we sow is scientifically intact.
(8.17) Thought is spiritual and, therefore, creative. To consciously control thought is to, control circumstances conditions, environment and destiny.
We may avoid undesirable conditions by recognizing our ability to choose the object of our thought, as thought changes perception and perception determines our willingness to learn from conditions. If we are learning, we are triumphing.
(8.18) The source of all chaos is destructive thought.
(7.18) We may overcome all fear, lack, limitation, poverty and discord by substituting principle from error.
We may avoid chaos through an understanding and application of cause & effect. (7.14)