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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

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  • 10 Ways to Tell the World You've Lost Interest in Being You (Writing - 2/22/03)

    The true spiritual path begins and ends with what you already are. Use these 10 insights to tell the world you've lost interest in being you.

  • The Great Law that Governs Harmonious Relationships (Writing - 3/5/06)

    Many times the very thing we want from the person we are with, explains Guy Finley, is the very thing that we ourselves either lack at the moment or otherwise…[more]

  • Commentary on the Murder at Wal-Mart (Audio 19:48 - 12/8/08)

    In this podcast, best-selling author Guy Finley talks about the true underlying cause of the recent incident at a Wal-Mart store in New York City in which a young man…[more]

  • Release Yourself From the Insensitive Self (Audio 6:45 - 12/10/09)

    In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about an uncommon kind of sensitivity that is required of the sincere spiritual aspirant who wishes to know a freedom that cannot be assailed…[more]

  • The Great and Secret Source of Self-Transformation (Audio 5:11 - 5/14/10)

    In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how our awareness of the true needs of other human beings heralds within us the birth of true compassion.

  • Gratitude (Writing - 7/7/10)

    Discussion of gratitude and the secret to recognizing the Love behind everything that happens to us. Find out more about expressions of thankfulness including tithing, being grateful for the difficult…[more]

  • Q&A - Shift in World Consciousness (Video 1:58 - 4/1/07)

    Guy Finley speaks about the popular idea of a coming evolution in world consciousness.

  • Come Awake to the Judgmental Nature in You (Writing - 2/21/11)

    Higher inner awareness grants you patience and new forms of consideration, because now you realize just how much pain everyone is really in.

  • Secrets of Compassionate Relationships (Writing - 5/2/11)

    Real compassion has to do with realizing that conscious relationship is the root of our existence, trying to get us to wake up a little bit and enter into those…[more]

  • 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.

  • Awaken the Character Meant to Be First (Writing - 8/29/11)

    We are meant to go through a transfiguration on this earth, a change internally that leaves our character like nothing it was before.

  • The Birth of True Compassion (Audio 1:23 - 12/25/11)

    In this short talk, Guy Finley explains how real compassion is the fruit of the mind that awakens to where it is harming itself.

  • The Secret Cost of Character (Audio 5:52 - 1/23/12)

    In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how a true change of character can be realized by seeing with great clarity what it is that we value most.

  • Wake Up and Recognize the Voices of Self-Defeat (Writing - 1/23/12)

    The only way it's possible to truly deliver ourselves from the punishment of our own self-wrecking thoughts is to begin awakening to their hidden cause within us.

  • The Secret of True Character (Writing - 9/3/12)

    Be willing to do without what you must if you see certain things that tell you that what you are embracing is destroying everything, including your chance to be a…[more]

  • Being Friends with Truth (Writing - 10/22/12)

    Choosing to keep the company of truth is the same as choosing to lose all the false "friends" that presently limit you.

  • Q&A with Guy Finley: Your Role in Making This a Better World (Video 7:54 - 4/5/13)

    Guy Finley discusses our role in making this a better world, and how our actions do make a difference. Visit OneJourney.net for more information.

  • A Closer Look at What Screams for Attention (Writing - 9/16/13)

    The cause of confusion and unhappiness lies in all the self-centered, touchy parts of us that insist, one after the other, that the world conform to their demands.

  • A New Understanding that Elevates Your Relationships (Writing - 10/21/13)

    When another human being falls short of our expectations and we realize that what we want is not going to happen, there is a way for us to elevate ourselves…[more]

  • 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.

  • Let Conflict Stop With You (Writing - 11/18/13)

    We must stop giving to our friends and family the pain we cannot bear to carry ourselves.

  • Regain True Self-Command (Writing - 1/20/14)

    Whenever we act cruelly toward another, it's because something cruel "takes over and handles" the moment for us by doing what it remembers to do.

  • Global Change Begins Within (Writing - 7/7/14)

    We must stop trying to change the world we see, and begin the inner work of changing the way in which we see the world.

  • Let Go of Empty Promises (Writing - 2/9/15)

    Dreams of a better time to come do not originate with our True Self.

  • Reclaim the Gift of Recognizing the Difference Between Good and Evil (Video 2:21 - 3/25/15)

    Guy Finley explains that we have lost our innate ability to discern what's good from what's evil, and instead make peace with anything that promises to reconcile a disturbance within…[more]

  • The True Nature of Self-Respect (Writing - 3/23/15)

    True respect for oneself must include the presence of a humility.

  • The Fulfillment of Free Will (Audio 2:33 - 5/14/15)

    In this short audio clip, Guy Finley talks about some of the characteristics of free will -- the capacity to choose what we love -- and the higher kind of…[more]

  • Put Your Hope in the World Above You (Video 2:36 - 5/13/15)

    Guy Finley explains that instead of being disappointed when others don't live up to our expectations, we can use their manifestations to remind us of our wish to properly fulfill…[more]

  • The Fulfillment of Free Will (Video 2:16 - 7/27/15)

    In this short video clip, Guy Finley talks about some of the characteristics of free will -- the capacity to choose what we love -- and the higher kind of…[more]

  • Why Am I Here? (Video 4:26 - 4/19/16)

    Guy Finley explains that our true purpose in life is connected to the part of us that is always present and connected to a higher intelligence that always goes before…[more]

  • 4 Amazing Facts About Compassion, Loving Kindness and Being Self-Centered (Writing - 5/9/16)

    In any relationship, the one who is hurt most by the absence of compassion is the one in whom compassion is absent.

  • Choose to Live in the Light of Truth (Writing - 12/12/16)

    Keeping the company of Truth is as simple as always working inwardly to be as truthful with ourselves as it is possible for us to be.

  • How Self-Command Gives Rise to Compassion (Writing - 1/16/17)

    iving within us dwells an order of being that knows, without thinking about it, what is authentically good for us and others.

  • How to Recognize the Real Voice of the Master (Video 5:13 - 5/22/17)

    Guy Finley explains the key to being able to discern the true inner guide from a false one.

  • How to Recognize the Real Voice of the Master (Audio 5:27 - 5/25/17)

    Unconscious pain persists the way that it does in our lives because we don't know how to discern a true inner guide from a false one, and therefore are mastered…[more]

  • Consent to See What Lies Hidden (Writing - 6/12/17)

    Feeling compelled to act as the judge and jury of another for failing to exhibit some desirable characteristic or quality, proves the absence of that quality in ourselves.