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is that. The betrayal is aggravated because you abandon the very thing you yearn for. You betray 66 SHAME OF THE HIGHER SELF
whether or not it is avoidable, makes you abandon the very desire. The healthy way is to 81 CONFLICTS IN THE WORLD OF DUALITY
of acknowledging the original need forces you to abandon a different, but equally legitimate need. You may 121 DISPLACEMENT, SUBSTITUTION, SUPERIMPOSITION
state and fully be there before you can abandon it for a higher state is extremely important 132 THE FUNCTION OF THE EGO IN RELATIONSHIP TO THE REAL SELF
is up to the ego to maintain or abandon either of these two. The ego alone is 132 THE FUNCTION OF THE EGO IN RELATIONSHIP TO THE REAL SELF
outer state will help you search for and abandon the untruth. You will then inevitably find that 144 THE PROCESS AND SIGNIFICANCE OF GROWING
wish to, because you do not want to abandon it. Character transformation is an absolute necessity in 145 RESPONDING TO THE CALL OF LIFE
particular character defect does not permit you to abandon a self-destructive, self-denying attitude? State clearly that you 145 RESPONDING TO THE CALL OF LIFE
the positive nature of life. Then you will abandon seclusion, separateness, hate and fear. Open yourself up 146 POSITIVE CONCEPT OF LIFE-FEARLESSNESS TO LOVE-BALANCE BETWEEN ACTIVITY AND PASSIVITY
manifests in your life, seems so difficult to abandon. At the same time it will loosen up 148 POSITIVITY AND NEGATIVITY: ONE ENERGY CURRENT
it will no longer be a problem to abandon destructiveness. For one cannot succeed by forcing it 148 POSITIVITY AND NEGATIVITY: ONE ENERGY CURRENT
-- right or wrong -- how can you abandon yourself to plunge into your inner depths and 148 POSITIVITY AND NEGATIVITY: ONE ENERGY CURRENT
frivolous, selfish aims which truly spiritual people must abandon for the sake of their spiritual development. Sacrifice 157 INFINITE POSSIBILITIES OF EXPERIENCE HINDERED BY EMOTIONAL DEPENDENCY
bad feelings are cherished. To the extent you abandon the claim to be constantly injured -- your 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
courage to look at themselves in truth, to abandon self-illusions and delusions, cannot come to such a 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
cannot come to such a transition. You cannot abandon a negativity you ignore you have. You cannot 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
by your parents. Then, in your turn, you abandon life when you die. I am very involved 167 FROZEN LIFE CENTER BECOMES ALIVE
one's past direction. It need not mean to abandon one's desire to live. In fact, the desire 168 TWO BASIC WAYS OF LIFE: TOWARD AND AWAY FROM THE CENTER
death and the fear of death you must abandon the desire for life. What I do say 168 TWO BASIC WAYS OF LIFE: TOWARD AND AWAY FROM THE CENTER
the individual particles of consciousness accept truth and abandon misconceptions and error. Every sick part of your 173 BASIC ATTITUDES AND PRACTICES TO OPEN THE CENTERS - RIGHT ATTITUDE TOWARD FRUSTRATION
painful, the pleasure of creating is difficult to abandon as long as the individual ignores that positive 175 CONSCIOUSNESS: FASCINATION WITH CREATION
to want to be in deeper truth, to abandon those falsities and to meet life with real 176 OVERCOMING NEGATIVITY
positive is effortless. Offhand it seems that to abandon the negative that has become so much second 176 OVERCOMING NEGATIVITY
yourself and life? How can you wish to abandon negative pleasure, the pseudo-satisfactions of your pretenses, your 177 PLEASURE -- THE FULL PULSATION OF LIFE
the creative process makes it seem difficult to abandon negativity. Yet the creation of negativity and a 178 THE UNIVERSAL PRINCIPLE OF GROWTH DYNAMICS
than denying that the self is unwilling to abandon destructive attitudes and then pretending that what happens 179 CHAIN REACTIONS IN THE DYNAMICS OF CREATIVE LIFE SUBSTANCE
and take you over when you choose to abandon the fear of it. Quite the contrary is 184 THE MEANING OF EVIL AND ITS TRANSCENDENCE
keep you hooked on this appearance level and abandon it, just as you needed to abandon the 187 (THE WAY TO HANDLE) ALTERNATION OF EXPANSIVE AND CONTRACTING STATES
and abandon it, just as you needed to abandon the fantasy level. Such attitudes may still exist 187 (THE WAY TO HANDLE) ALTERNATION OF EXPANSIVE AND CONTRACTING STATES
is -- your own good feelings. When you abandon your defenses, you can melt with life, melt 188 AFFECTING AND BEING AFFECTED
illusions. And it always seems most difficult to abandon one's cherished illusions. Whenever an original experience -- 191 INNER AND OUTER EXPERIENCE
and loved your way. Until you recognize and abandon these demands and go through the original pain 191 INNER AND OUTER EXPERIENCE
You can truly remove this fear when you abandon the ego attitudes. Playing fair and square with 194 MEDITATION: LAWS AND VARIOUS APPROACHES-SUMMARY (MEDITATION AS POSITIVE LIFE CREATION)
still find yourself unable, or rather unwilling to abandon this attitude. A great effort to overcome resistance 195 IDENTIFICATION WITH THE SPIRITUAL SELF TO OVERCOME NEGATIVE INTENTIONALITY
that you will not be annihilated if you abandon your view fixed to the present interpretation. This 203 INTERPENETRATION OF THE DIVINE LIGHT SPARK INTO THE OUTER REGIONS - MIND EXERCISES
with oneself and life? Therefore I should really abandon this longing. The way out of your confusion 204 WHAT IS THE PATH?
stop the inner fighting and resisting. Do not abandon the longing per se. Take it seriously. In 204 WHAT IS THE PATH?
less than fulfilled and joyful state. Do not abandon the longing that comes from the sense that 204 WHAT IS THE PATH?
way and right place, it is easier to abandon yourself and relinquish control where that is right 205 ORDER AS A UNIVERSAL PRINCIPLE
dependent on the individual's self-honesty and goodwill to abandon dishonest, hurtful, and destructive patterns. If you are 207 THE SPIRITUAL SYMBOLISM AND SIGNIFICANCE OF SEXUALITY
new alternative in principle, and feeling ready to abandon an old and accustomed mode of operation, is 221 FAITH AND DOUBT IN TRUTH OR DISTORTION
consideration of truth and love. You do not abandon the little immediate advantage for the sake of 221 FAITH AND DOUBT IN TRUTH OR DISTORTION
the negativity. Yet you do not wish to abandon it. You are puzzled by your own attitude 222 TRANSFORMATION OF THE LOWER SELF
this does not mean that you should now abandon all your individual needs and forms of self-expression 225 EVOLUTIONARY STAGES OF INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS
center, distorted and neurotic. You must therefore first abandon the distortions, on the level of ego-consciousness, before 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
see very clearly, my friends, that you must abandon the claim for perfection for the sake of 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
truth from outside will not work. You must abandon immortality and accept mortality until you can truly 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
obviously necessary for the growing, maturing individual to abandon the claim for omnipotence and magic, with all 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
this wall elicits in you. You need not abandon the ideas, but you need to admit that 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
omnipotence exist already within you. Only as you abandon your insistence of possessing them right away will 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
vision, pride, impatience, distrustfulness. You will learn to abandon them, as you go through the feelings that 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
 
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have. QUESTION: Why is it that one feels abandoned by God, that one finds oneself without assistance 2 DECISIONS AND TESTS
with life and therefore feel alone, isolated and abandoned. All human beings strive, in their soul's core 4 WORLD WEARINESS
with God's spirit world, will never be alone, abandoned or embittered. Such a person will obtain true 5 HAPPINESS FOR YOURSELF OR HAPPINESS AS A LINK IN THE CHAIN OF LIFE
have started out on the mystic way, but abandoned it because they were too impressed by magic 18 FREE WILL
but selfish and destructive. They have to be abandoned before they can be attained. This is the 132 THE FUNCTION OF THE EGO IN RELATIONSHIP TO THE REAL SELF
possibilities, even though the rigid, childish version is abandoned. Part of this maturing lies in establishing clearly 132 THE FUNCTION OF THE EGO IN RELATIONSHIP TO THE REAL SELF
realm. This is where the ego must be abandoned. This was the essence of this lecture. The 132 THE FUNCTION OF THE EGO IN RELATIONSHIP TO THE REAL SELF
physical pain ceases when the opposite pull is abandoned. All this is verifiable and has been verified 140 CONFLICT OF POSITIVE VERSUS NEGATIVE ORIENTED PLEASURE AS THE ORIGIN OF PAIN
be retraced. It must be understood and subsequently abandoned, so that the personality finds its way back 141 RETURN TO THE ORIGINAL LEVEL OF PERFECTION
painful aspects, meaning the negative expression, can be abandoned, while the pleasurable aspect grows stronger, negativity can 148 POSITIVITY AND NEGATIVITY: ONE ENERGY CURRENT
activated in the process. Once the tension is abandoned, pleasure follows. The flexibility of relaxing into what 149 COSMIC PULL TOWARD UNION -- FRUSTRATION
presumptuous, not meek enough. All these delights are abandoned in the distorted belief that they are wrong 159 LIFE MANIFESTATION REFLECTS DUALISTIC ILLUSION
mentioned are dangerous because then ego control is abandoned, the self immersed into a vaster consciousness and 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
more than what one is must be absolutely abandoned before such healthy self-observation can exist. If the 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
example. It need not and cannot be deliberately abandoned. Whenever this is attempted it fails. To the 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
of you where a basic destructiveness will be abandoned through your squarely facing it. Then the divine 161 UNCONSCIOUS NEGATIVITY ENDANGERS SURRENDER OF EGO TO INVOLUNTARY PROCESSES
life, abandonment plays a big role. You are abandoned by your parents. Then, in your turn, you 167 FROZEN LIFE CENTER BECOMES ALIVE
must learn to transcend the fear of being abandoned, to no longer shrink from the feeling of 167 FROZEN LIFE CENTER BECOMES ALIVE
shrink from the feeling of, I am being abandoned. Here is the experience. The words are of 167 FROZEN LIFE CENTER BECOMES ALIVE
exit, until the double violation is uncovered and abandoned. Let us say you are selfish; or you 170 FEAR OF BLISS VERSUS LONGING FOR IT -- THE ENERGY CENTERS
forms. Once these illusions and cheating intentions are abandoned, the realization of your own creative power -- 176 OVERCOMING NEGATIVITY
be, if pride, selfwill, and fear are not abandoned. In pride, selfwill, and fear the ego-structuring becomes 177 PLEASURE -- THE FULL PULSATION OF LIFE
cannot possibly vanish before pride and selfwill are abandoned. For fear is a product of both, as 203 INTERPENETRATION OF THE DIVINE LIGHT SPARK INTO THE OUTER REGIONS - MIND EXERCISES
of happier state is unrealistic and should be abandoned. But does this truly mean that the longing 204 WHAT IS THE PATH?
degree that negativities and egotistical defenses are being abandoned, and the involuntary movement is accepted, welcomed, and 207 THE SPIRITUAL SYMBOLISM AND SIGNIFICANCE OF SEXUALITY
perfection. Your belief in immortality needs to be abandoned temporarily, even though it may be quite accurate 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE
as neurotic states that the maturing individual naturally abandoned, at least to some degree. Through psychology, a 234 PERFECTION, IMMORTALITY, OMNIPOTENCE

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