TRULY a day off. Sweet weather after yesterday’s storm and quietness here . My Kids did not disappear into the horror world of addiction. How good is that ?
I am beside the lagoon and I have cameras and the internet has been invented.
I have 4 granddaughters and it has been a very longtime since I have had to live in the horrifying world of active addiction.
Therefore, I now lie down for siesta with a smile.
MiiMii – I have been called today. GRANDMOTHER.
It is a beautiful day.
AROUND THE YEAR WITH EMMET FOX ~ (A Book of Daily Readings) ~
THE LAW OF RELAXATION
Another of the great mental laws is The Law of Relaxation. In all mental working effort defeats itself. This is just the opposite of what we find on the physical plane, but it will not surprise us because we know that in many cases the laws of mind are the reverse of the laws of matter.
On the physical plane, the harder you press a drill the faster will it go through a plank. The harder you hammer a nail the sooner does it go into the wall. But any attempt at mental pressure is foredoomed to failure because the moment tension begins, the mind stops working creatively. When you try to force things mentally, when you try to hurry mentally, you simply stop you creative power.
In all mental working be relaxed, gentle, and unhurried for effort defeats itself.
. . . in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength . . . (Isaiah 30:15)