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Browse this sub-directory of Guy Finley's top self-improvement and spirituality articles, poetry, and inspiration quotes by Guy Finley

Topic > Self-Observation > Self-Correction

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  • Heartache (Writing - 2/22/03)

    Most of our heartaches and sorrows are the offspring of trying to be something we have no Real need to be.

  • Toxic People (Writing - 2/23/03)

    Who we are - the stuff of our soul - is being transformed continuously by the nature of the company we keep, the toxic People.

  • Self-Correction is Self-Elevation (Writing - 1/10/03)

    Self-Correction is Self-Elevation

  • Nullify Negative States with New Knowledge (Writing - 9/27/02)

    How to deal with negative states.

  • Free Yourself by Seeing Yourself: 9 Ways to Heal the Hidden Hurting in You (Writing - 8/9/02)

    Heal the hurting in you.

  • Start Sowing the Seeds of a New Life (Writing - 3/12/03)

    Helpful ideas about what is required of us if we wish to realize our True Nature, and offering specific examples of how to do the inner work necessary to align…[more]

  • Self-Correction Is Self-Elevation (Writing - 9/1/03)

    A short writing by Guy Finley showing how Higher Freedom comes to us in direct proportion to what we are willing to learn about ourselves

  • Learn How to Take Yourself to a Higher, Happier Life Level (Writing - 9/30/03)

    Helpful insights from Guy Finley on choosing the higher life we are meant to be a part of.

  • The Secret of Making a New and True Beginning (Writing - 12/28/03)

    Guy Finley explains that a new and true future begins with planting seeds of change in the now.

  • Self-Correction is Self-Elevation (Writing - 4/4/04)

    Guy Finley shows us that it is through self-correction, not self-improvement, that true growth takes place.

  • Heal Your Life With Higher Self-Correction (Writing - 12/20/04)

    Each glimpse we get of any character shortfall within us, explains Guy Finley, invites us to walk the one true path towards its perfection.

  • Abandon Your Usual Ways of Thinking (Writing - 5/23/05)

    The foundation of self-observation, explains Guy Finley, is a higher self-awareness that puts you in direct contact with a new and superior Intelligence.

  • The Life Beyond Becoming (Writing - 11/13/05)

    A special writing by Guy Finley revealing the path to true change. Originally presented at a classroom talk given on 11/13/05.

  • Turn Dark Tunnels into Bridges of Light (Writing - 4/16/06)

    Taking conscious risks can be such a powerful catalyst for inner change, explains Guy Finley, and involves making a choice to do what's true, in spite of what that choice…[more]

  • Keys to Consciously Changing Yourself (Audio 9:39 - 7/7/06)

    Guy explains that one of the primary reasons why we don't change is because there's no space in our life. He shows how real change requires we agree to the…[more]

  • To Release or to Resist... That is the Question (Audio 10:53 - 12/26/07)

    You can let go of any painful situation or darkened state in your life starting right now! This powerful talk explains how resisting your pain actually keeps it alive. Listen…[more]

  • For True Self-Command Just Stop, Look, and Listen (Writing - 5/26/07)

    When the false self throws terrifying shadows, says Guy Finley, you must work to cast Inner Light.

  • The Secret for Successful Living (Writing - 9/7/09)

    Guy Finley reminds us that real change itself isn't found in some new way to think about yourself but in the freedom from the need to think about yourself at…[more]

  • Walk Through This World Without Fear or Worry (Video 14:17 - 2/3/10)

    Guy Finley speaks about how it's possible to live completely free from fear, worry, and other self-limiting thoughts and feelings.

  • The Simplicity of Natural Seeing (Audio 4:05 - 11/15/10)

    In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the vast difference between mere ideas about spirituality and the direct perception of living spiritual principles.

  • Put Angry States in the Past Where They Belong (Audio 3:57 - 11/19/10)

    In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how getting angry over our present limitations actually prevents us from consciously meeting and transcending them.

  • Stay Awake Behind the Wheel of Life (Audio 2:19 - 12/13/10)

    In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the importance of understanding the need to awaken from spiritual sleep.

  • Let Go and Receive Real Life (Audio 7:02 - 12/27/10)

    In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how real relationship with the present moment requires both receptivity and letting go.

  • The Reward of Being True to Yourself (Writing - 8/8/11)

    Real freedom isn't subject to how others estimate our value; it is in realizing that none are free who find their sense of worth wondering how others measure their lives.

  • Higher Help for Persistent Problems (Writing - 2/6/12)

    The reason we haven't as yet realized real rescue -- and so usually wind up trapped in a tangle once more -- is because every time we ask ourselves how…[more]

  • How to Experience New Inner Growth (Writing - 2/24/12)

    On one hand, each of us professes to be concerned with growing and self-developing while, on the other hand, none of us ever wants to be wrong, which is a…[more]

  • Set the Stage for Your Spiritual Rescue (Audio 1:46 - 3/11/13)

    In this short talk, Guy Finley explains how our sincere wish to act rightly in the moment will attract the authentic higher help that we need to change.

  • Realize Real Self-Command (Writing - 1/14/13)

    Real self-command dawns within us as we realize that reliving the past is powerless to change a present misunderstanding.

  • Lights to Help Brighten Your Journey Home (Writing - 3/18/13)

    Dare to put aside all relationships other than those which serve to reveal what is essential to your real desire.

  • Agree to Be Changed (Writing - 8/19/13)

    What we suffer over in life is lessons we have yet to learn.

  • Put Negative States in Their Proper Place (Video 1:58 - 8/29/13)

    Guy Finley talks about how we can begin to recognize the taste of negative states and realize that they have no right to take root in our hearts.

  • See Through These Six False Beliefs and Be Free (Writing - 9/2/13)

    The only way we can be released from any painful sense of false responsibility is to see that it is based in a false belief.

  • The Value in Giving and Receiving Correction (Writing - 11/4/13)

    We can use everything that is thrown at us (right or wrong) to walk away from what is wrong within ourselves.

  • Practice the Presence of a Power Beyond Yourself (Writing - 12/23/13)

    Whenever we find ourselves confused, depressed, angry with someone, or upset with ourselves for whatever reasons, we must come wide awake and realize -- through our inner awareness -- that…[more]

  • The Strength and Safety of Practicing Real Power (Writing - 12/30/13)

    More times a day than we want to acknowledge, we feel powerless. In such moments, for whatever reason, we see our situation as being without a solution. Confusion starts coloring…[more]

  • Choose Self-Healing Over Self-Deceiving (Writing - 4/28/14)

    We are made to be self-correcting, so that each real correction effected in us elevates us above the dark and limiting influences we have been living under all our lives.