is a great definition of enlightenment: to be
immersed in and surrounded by peace.
highest self only wants you to be at peace. It does
not judge, compare, or demand that you defeat anyone, or
be better than anyone. It only wants you to be at
peace. Whenever you are about to act, ask yourself
this question: "Is what I am about to say or do
going to bring me peace?" If the answer is yes,
then go with it and you will be allowing yourself the
wisdom of your highest self. If the answer is no,
then remind yourself that it is your ego at work.
ego promotes turmoil because it wants to substantiate your
separateness from everyone, including God. It will
push you in the direction of judgment and comparison, and
cause you to insist on being right and best. You
know your highest self by listening to the voice that only
wants you to be at peace.
Manifest Your Destiny.
This book provides a fascinating perspective of the world and our
place in it. Just how much of our lives is under our own control? More than
we think, Dyer says.