(7.3) Idealization is the process of visualizing or idealizing the conditions that will eventually manifest in our lives.
(8.3) The imagination can be cultivated by practicing mental exercise.
(8.13) Success depends upon spiritual power.
(7.13) Suffering may be avoided by placing ourselves in harmony with natural law.
(7.23) Selfish thought contains the germ of dissolution.
(8.23) To absolutely convince yourself of the truth concerning the conditions you desire to see manifest in life is the method for destroying all forms of fear.
It is important to feel our mental pictures. Feeling unlocks the true potential of visualization. Memory work is an effective mental exercise. Spiritual power is a knowledge of the creative nature of thought. Suffering is a result of resisting the integration of knowledge we have gained. This knowledge dissolves if our thoughts are selfish. To dissolve fear, we can either–temporarily–create a new illusion (reality tunnel) or we can transform the mind by contrasting it with the Spirit.
(8.28) Our ability to think is our ability to act upon the Universal and bring it into existence for the benefit of ourselves and others.
(7.28) Concentrating on gain brings gain into effect.
(7.18) We can overcome all fear, lack, limitation, poverty and discord by substituting principle in place of error.
(8.18) The source of all chaos is destructive thinking.
(8.8) The ideal held steadily in mind attracts the conditions necessary for its fulfillment.
(7.8) Earnest desire, confident expectation, and form demand are necessary steps to bring this law into operation.
If we choose not to intentionally direct our attention, our attention will be directed by conditions and distractions, at the expense of harmony.