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Stop Seeking Approval and Own Your Own Life

Seeking and receiving approval from others is like sitting down hungry to an imaginary meal.

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Catch and Release Reactions Before They Catch You!

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See the Difference Between Judgment and Observation

In this short commentary, Guy explains that the more you study the inner judge, the stronger the true and impartial observer within you becomes.

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The Beginning of Being a True Human Being

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Don't Be a Role Maker, Be a Role Breaker

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Stay Alert to the Process of Peer Approval

The less you are approved by others, the more alone and uncertain you feel.

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How to Recognize the Real Voice of the Master

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Free Yourself from the Pain of the Past

Following are five ways in which your awareness of the power of now can transform each challenging life experience (or memory) into a new and true beginning for you.

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Escape the Prison and the Pain of Psychological Time

The awakening mind is fully capable of recognizing the difference between states of darkness and light, between what "serves" and what "steals" the new life stirring within us.

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The First Glimpse of the God-Given Self

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Free Yourself From This Unseen Force That's Dragging You Down

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Use These Insights to Help You Walk Away from Guilt, Shame, and Regret

"Letting go" author Guy Finley explains that there exists within all of us a lower nature that is always operating unconsciously to get us to be the expression of its…[more]

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Show Me the Fear!

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The First Glimpse of the God-Given Self

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Let Awareness of What You Feel Go Before You (Excerpt)

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Free Yourself From This Unseen Force That's Dragging You Down

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Use These Insights to Help You Walk Away from Guilt, Shame, and Regret

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Refuse to Give Life to What is Harming You

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Refuse the Empty Promises of the Dissatisfied Self

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Let Awareness of What You Feel Go Before You

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Release Yourself from the False Sense of Life

Like the invisible winds that move the branches on the trees, we live in a world of this unseen, but ceaseless, flood of thoughts and feelings.

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Your Inner Victory Conquers All

As we learn how to take the higher ground inwardly and begin winning that life for which we are created, we are gradually empowered to prevail over any event and…[more]

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Replace Self Illusion with Self Understanding

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You Are Forever

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Stop Letting Pain Use You to Perfect Itself

We are created with the tools it takes to master our own lives.

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The Secret of Getting What You Wish for From Others

Whatever it may be that we find wanting in someone else, we must learn what it means to give that very thing to him or her.

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Shatter the Bonds of False Beliefs and Be Free

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.

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You Are Forever

In this short talk, Guy Finley discusses the higher part of ourselves that is capable of observing the whole of all that happens in the stream of time, but yet…[more]

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How to Know a True Inner Guide from a False One

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Dealing with the Darkness We Get from Others

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Stop Being a Prisoner of Promise

The mind asleep to itself is a "divided" mind. One part of us wants what another part of us feels guilty about wanting.

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Drop Painful Demands

We can't change others -- or the purpose of any given moment as it unfolds -- but we can work to place one less demand upon both.

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Liberate Yourself Using the Three Levels of Intention

Guy Finley explains that setting intentions and working on spiritual exercises helps us to see parts of ourselves that we are currently unconscious to and have no authority over --…[more]

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Liberate Yourself Using the Three Levels of Intention

Guy Finley explains that setting intentions and working on spiritual exercises helps us to see parts of ourselves that we are currently unconscious to and have no authority over --…[more]

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Don't Step Into This Unseen Pit in the Impersonal Life

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Don't Step Into This Unseen Pit in the Impersonal Life

Guy Finley clarifies that working to meet challenging moments "impersonally" does not mean to pretend that we are not bothered by what comes up inside of us, but to receive…[more]

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Wake Up and Stop Being Used by Weakness

Guy Finley explains how weakness that is within us resists and judges the weakness in others, and how we can use that negative force of judgment to realize the oneness…[more]

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Wake Up and Stop Being Used by Weakness

Guy Finley explains how weakness that is within us resists and judges the weakness in others, and how we can use that negative force of judgment to realize the oneness…[more]

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Use the Suffering of Others to Help Them and Yourself

Guy Finley explains that the only way to genuinely help a loved one who is suffering is by first learning to bear the pain their suffering stirs within us.

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End the Pattern of the Storyteller

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Risk Doing What is True

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A Brief Lesson in Higher Love

In this short video, Guy Finley explains that any state which we call "love" that does not include some kind of sacrifice is actually a secret form of self-glorification.

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The Path To Perfect Silence

In this short video, Guy Finley talks about how authentic silence is the natural fruit of a mind that has seen the futility of its own efforts to silence itself.

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The Leading Indicator of All Incomplete Actions in Life

Guy Finley explains that the only reason that we ever revisit the past or justify our actions to ourselves is because the moment was not completed as it was intended.

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A Brief Lesson in Higher Love

In this short talk, Guy Finley explains that any state which we call "love" that does not include some kind of sacrifice is actually a secret form of self-glorification.

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The Path to Perfect Silence

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how authentic silence is the natural fruit of a mind that has seen the futility of its own efforts to silence itself.

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Put Yourself in Heavenly Hands

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The Immeasurable Action of True Spiritual Sacrifice

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Change Your Relationship with Life

Negative states, all dark energies that enervate us, only succeed at draining us because they are capable of making us see mentally and emotionally charged images of past defeats.

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Free Yourself From Useless Suffering

The justification of any negative state serves one end only: the protection and the preservation of the nature responsible for its manifestation.

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Be on the Winning Side of the Fight of Your Life

Guy Finley explains that when we struggle in the world to try to get the things we think will make us happy, we are fighting the wrong battle. When we…[more]

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Learn to Use a Negative Coworker for Your Spiritual Growth

Guy Finley tells an insightful short story about an always-disturbed "achy lake" in order to illustrate the fact that we can use all of the "disruptive" people in our lives…[more]

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The Inner Change that Puts You in a New Relationship with Life

Most people want very much to be strong, but they do not seem to be able to find the real strength they yearn for.

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Perfect Every Moment With This Single Purpose

Guy talks about the importance of being present to ourselves at all times, especially as the unattended mind creates false purposes for itself which can only lead to pain.

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See How Your Preferences Are Causing You Pain

Guy Finley explains that we all have natural preferences in life based on our individual make-up and conditioning. But when life doesn't match up with our preferences, the pain and…[more]

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Stop Looking For Trouble and You Won't Find It

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the importance of being present to ourselves, especially when the mind seeks to identify with something so that it can feel disturbed.

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Find the One Love That Will Never Leave You

Guy Finley explains that when you feel betrayed by God, the actual betrayal is that your own mind would lead you to believe that God deserts those who love him.

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Choose in Favor of Self-Command

Choose to live from a free mind and you have chosen in favor of owning your own life.

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There's No Sense of Self in a Right Action

Guy Finley explains that true goodness is not measured by actions that validate the image we have of ourselves as being a good. An action that is truly good has…[more]

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Spiritual Toughness Starts Here

Guy Finley explains that there is a nature inside of us that wants nothing to do with spiritual work and inner transformation. We must consciously meet this part of ourselves…[more]

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Walk Safely Out of the Labyrinth Called Your "self"

Guy Finley explains that Truth is always gently inviting you to see that the moments you fear are part of a divine path that's intended to lead you to the…[more]

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There's No Sense of Self in a Right Action

Guy Finley explains that true goodness is not measured by actions that validate the image we have of ourselves as being good. An action that is truly good has no…[more]

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The Real Root of All Rage Revealed

In this brief sound bite, Guy Finley talks about the root cause of all the pain and anger we experience when something that we thought we possessed is taken away…[more]

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Walk Safely Out of the Labyrinth Called Your "self"

Guy Finley explains that Truth is always gently inviting you to see that the moments you fear are part of a divine path that's intended to lead you to the…[more]

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Learn to Be in Silent Command of Yourself and Others

In this short video, Guy Finley explains that we are troubled by the behavior of other people only when we want something from them. When we begin to use our…[more]

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Learn to Expose Unconscious Wrongness

A crisis only becomes a breaking point when we fail to use it as a turning point.

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Find the Freedom to Explore the Truth of Your Self

Guy Finley explains in this brief talk that the wish to run away from psychological pain prevents us from being the true explorers of our lives that we are meant…[more]

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Walk Away From What Hurts You

Just as a child's runaway imagination creates menacing shapes out of shadows on the wall, it is the mind asleep to itself that makes monsters appear where there are none.

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You Don't Have to Fear Changes If You Change With Them

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how we would rather hold onto old convictions that are connected to images that we have of ourselves rather than allow natural…[more]

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How to Be Happy for the Rest of Your Life

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how the universe wants us to succeed as human beings. Although it may seem otherwise at times, when we finally understand the…[more]

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Let Go and Be Lifted Above Yourself

Guy Finly explains in this short video that, if we want to be lifted above ourselves, we must see that we cannot reconcile any psychological disturbance that moves through us…[more]

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The Root of All Self-Success

If your choices so far have left you feeling dissatisfied and incomplete, you must stop blaming your selections and see that the problem lies with the chooser -- you!

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Meditation of the Timeless Kind

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how it is possible for us to establish a real relationship with a higher order of stillness that is authentically in command of…[more]

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I Am the Vine and Ye are the Branches

Guy talks about how it can actually be unhealthy to discuss the concept of "being one with God" because, most of the time, we get lost in imagination when we…[more]

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Let This Realization Change Your Reality

When all is said and done, what is it that we suffer over other than finding out that something we thought belonged to us... doesn't!

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The Painful Illusion Behind All Conclusions

In this video, Guy Finley talks about how we have a nature within us that is constantly in motion, but yet never actually goes anywhere because all it can do…[more]

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The Power to Know Natural Peace

In this video, Guy Finley talks about how we have become so accustomed to being caught up in the turmoil of anxious thoughts and feelings that the state of real…[more]

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How to Spiritually Stand Up for Yourself

Guy Finley concisely reveals in this short talk the proper way to spiritually fight for ourselves, which involves seeing the truth about the parts of ourselves that want to drag…[more]

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The Safety of Self-Command

Fear is, and has always been, nothing but a self-limiting reaction that we cling to in the darkness of our present life-level, having mistaken it for a shield of self-protection.…[more]

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Three Steps to Knowing Perfect Love

There is nothing that takes place in life, including all of the ugliness in it, that isn't part of our preparation for discovering within ourselves the eternal ability to transcend…[more]

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Find Divine Direction in Disappointment

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how we must first become consciously dissatisfied with our discontentment if we want to begin the process of letting go of it.

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Awaken to All the Worlds Within You

In this short talk, Guy Finley discusses the importance of understanding the idea of "levels and scale" inside of our own consciousness, so that we can gradually begin to break…[more]

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The First Step to Saving Your Soul

In this short talk, Guy Finley discusses how we must begin to properly use the gifts we have been given if our wish is to enter into a deeper relationship…[more]

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The Difference Between Practical vs. Personal Thoughts

Guy Finley talks about how to discern the difference between thought that is practical and useful, versus thought that is unconscious and hurtful.

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Start Actualizing Change

Actualizing our spiritual right to live without the frustration of fearful limitations is not a question of achieving something new; it begins with choosing to end a relationship with that…[more]

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Let Life Happen as it Must

Everything that happens to us does so for the one purpose of revealing to us something of our present nature.

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Free Yourself from Pressure and Anxiety

**Before speaking to someone who intimidates me, I sometimes feel my throat start to close up and my voice choke up with so much tension that I find it hard…[more]

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Break Through the Illusion of Limitation

In any given moment there's always something higher to do with your life than sit there and suffer over what you think you can't have, do, or be.

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Learn to Observe Self-Defeating States

To begin seeing that negative states such as anger, impatience, worry, and fear have lodged themselves into the hidden corners of your heart is to discover how they have managed…[more]

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The Peace of Knowing "All Things Pass"

We can begin to free ourselves from negative states when we understand the truth about their power over us.

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Start Living Your Real Life

When you think that who you are is connected to something you are not, you are identified with it.

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Work Through Yourself If You Want to Find Yourself

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the vital importance of going beyond mere knowledge about spiritual principles and beginning the real work of integrating what we know about…[more]

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Stop Waiting and Start Living

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how painful tension persists because we are relying on something outside of ourselves to tell us who we are.

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Let Go and Learn the Truth of Yourself

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about why human beings are so addicted to stress and tension, and why it is so important for us to understand that something…[more]

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Uncommon Insights from Everyday Interactions

It is never the people we are around that cause us negative reactions. These reactions arise out of what we secretly want from people.

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Find Your Way to Peace

The next time something dark or disturbing tries to steal into you to wreck your contentment, do not consent to be drawn into its seemingly important considerations.

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See Through This Secret Form of Limitation

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can begin to transcend any limitation that we meet along the path to discovering the truth about ourselves.

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Do Yourself a Favor and Relax

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how we can learn to let go of unnecessary inner states like stress and anxiety by becoming conscious of their presence within…[more]

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Finding Peace of Mind in the Here and Now

The "healing" we need, the sense of wholeness for which we search, has nothing to do with adding anything to ourselves.

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Stop Fighting Confusion and Stormy Emotions

When you begin to doubt everything you believe about your suffering, you will see that you never had to remain in the path of those destructive storms at all.

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Dismiss the Storms That Sink Your Chances to Be Happy

Whenever some dark storm appears in us, we must awaken to ourselves and bring ourselves back into the Now.

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Start Seeing the Good When Things Look Bad

All things good come to those for whom the Good is all things.

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Discover a New Way of Knowing Yourself

No intention can be any stronger than our ability to remember it in the moment that it is needed.

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The Strange Non-Life of the False Self

The sky is forever. And so is your true nature.

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Stop Nursing Negative States

Every time we accept a negative state we compromise ourselves and increase the level of conflict for ourselves and everyone we meet.

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Make the Most Out of Unwanted Moments

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can begin to understand that what we call "unwanted moments" are actually life's invitations for us to discover more about our…[more]

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Regain Your Right to Be Self-Ruling

Guy Finley explains that events do not exist as negative events except for our perception of them.

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Just Let the Music Play

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about what it would mean for us to let real life sound its essential notes within us without the unnecessary dissonance of our resistance.

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Be One With the One Who Writes All the Music

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can learn to be conscious participants in this grand symphony called the present moment.

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Open Yourself to the Endless Resources of the Present Moment

The only power dark, discouraging states hold over us, explains Guy Finley, is that they get us to identify with feelings of being powerless.

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Stop Searching for Abundance and Be Fulfilled

Guy Finley reminds us that the mind asleep to itself is a "divided" mind.

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Reclaim Your Right to be Self-Ruling

We need never answer any part of ourselves, explains Guy Finley, that wants to punish us, intimidate, or otherwise drag us down.

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A Fascinating Fact About Real Feelings

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the difference between true feelings born of real relationship, and imaginary feelings that carry us away from the present moment.

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Release Yourself From the Insensitive Self

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]

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The Full Faith That Frees You

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the often misunderstood idea of faith, and how we can come to the true, bold understanding that we are made for everything that…[more]

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First Step to Ascension

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how a new, whole relationship with life is possible for the human being who is willing to let go of the endless struggle…[more]

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The Secret of Knowing Without Thinking

You may not be able to think your way out of a nagging problem, explains Guy Finley, but you can see your way clear of it.

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Turn the Table on Any Troubling Moment

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how true beauty is never absent from our lives, even in the midst of a troubling moment.

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Begin Becoming a Whole Human Being

No intention can be any stronger, says Guy Finley, than our ability to remember it in the moment that it is needed.

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Stop Animating What Makes You Ache

Our own mistaken perceptions, explains Guy Finley, literally produce the enemies needed to stay alive.

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Start Choosing What You Really Want

Guy Finley reminds us that you do not have to accept any condition that compromises your happiness.

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Transformational Living

Discover the authentic spiritual and esoteric secrets for truly transformational living.

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The Secret for Effortless Living

Everyone wonders whether or not there is one Great Secret for truly successful living. Guy Finley explains that there is.

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The Cost of Freedom

Listen closely because this could be what you have been waiting to hear your whole life! In this extraordinary podcast, Guy Finley talks about what a person must understand in…[more]

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Start Busting the Bridges to Nowhere

Your true nature does not feel any compulsion to compare itself to anything. In this podcast, best-selling author Guy Finley explains why any attempt to find an identity through comparison…[more]

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Just Say "No" to Blaming Others

A big part of our inner work in all of our relationships involves remembering this key idea: whenever we are not present and properly attentive to ourselves, we may be…[more]

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Know the 'Whole' Meaning of Love

In this podcast, best-selling author Guy Finley reveals what stands in the way of human beings having a real relationship with wholeness and love.

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Take Back Authority Over Your Own Life

Our purpose in life, explains Guy Finley, should be to challenge and rise above every wrong feeling by finding the higher ground within.

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Court the Ever-Present Company of True Peace

Peace is not true peace, explains Guy Finley, unless you are at peace wherever you are.

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Take the Leap into All that You May Be

Guy Finley urges us to find the places in our lives where we can take conscious, spiritual risks.

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Make the Divine Discovery About Your True Self

In this podcast, author Guy Finley reveals how you can stop being pushed around by the back-and-forth movement of the opposites, and at the same time discover who you really…[more]

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The Secret that Shatters Self-Limitation

True freedom is not an achievement, explains Guy Finley; it is our awakened relationship and participation with the genesis of real life.

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Be True to Yourself

In this podcast, Guy Finley explains how being true to ourselves is the same thing as not resisting what life brings to us.

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Solve the Mystery of Where to Find Self Wholeness

True peace, explains Guy Finley, doesn't exist outside of the "now" from out of which it is always unfolding.

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The Essential Laws of Fearless Living

In this extraordinary podcast, Guy Finley reveals the higher understanding that is necessary to find the Truly Fearless Life!

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Be Your True Self and Be Fearless

It is possible, explains Guy Finley, to understand your fear in a whole new way.

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A Short Talk on Reincarnation

In this podcast, Guy Finley reveals the true, practical meaning behind the idea of reincarnation.

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Start Stretching the Boundaries of Your Life

If you want to leave the world of feeling sorry for yourself, explains Guy Finley, the only way to leave it is by not thinking about what a sad sack…[more]

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Dare to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

In this podcast, Guy Finley explains how every human being is meant to be a unique expression of the Intelligence of our Living Universe.

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Let Go of Loneliness and Discontentment

The false self is trying endlessly to get your attention, explains Guy Finley, in order to point out to you that there is something missing in your life.

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Get to the Bottom of What's Betraying You

We value negative states, explains Guy Finley, because of the strong sense of self we get from them.

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Silence is Golden

It's often said that 'silence is golden.' But very few people on earth understand why this is so, let alone the immense possibilities this idea holds for the sincere spiritual…[more]

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Depression (Part 2)

Guy Finley discusses the source of sadness and depression, and the most effective ways to free yourself from sinking into psychological darkness.

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Wake Up and Walk Away from Whatever is Pulling You Down

We are here on earth, explains Guy Finley, to grow beyond the limiting influences of our own unawakened nature.

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Your True Nature is High (Expanded)

There is nothing wrong with being a successful human being. In fact, the purpose of your life is to win. But what if, in your quest for this victory, you…[more]

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The Secret Starting Place for All Happy Endings

We don't ever have to worry about happy endings to any of our life stories, explains Guy Finley, if we're awake enough to refuse all unhappy beginnings.

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Coming to the End of Codependency

The suffering inherent in any condition created by unconscious codependency, explains Guy Finley, is due to our having forgotten who we really are.

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Inviting What is True to Set You Free

Experience reveals, explains Guy Finley, that the actual nature of any painful moment in life has little to do with what we first blame our pain upon.

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Realize Your True Self in the Pool of Wisdom

Guy Finley explains how you don't throw a stone into a pond to get rid of a ripple.

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Comparison

Guy Finley discusses the discontentment that arises from the perpetual measuring of ourselves against others, and the internal conflict that is bred through self-comparison.

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A Winning Solution to Ending Dark Inner Dialogues

If inner dialogues were left to themselves as they popped into our mind, explains Guy Finley, they'd be as powerless to disturb us as an echo is to change its…[more]

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Spiritual Weariness

Guy Finley discusses how to keep alive the zeal for awakening and self-work, and to persist on the path to self-knowledge. Learn about the self-honesty that allows you to overcome…[more]

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How to Care for Yourself in a New Way

Our responsibility, explains Guy Finley, is only to remain aware in the moment and to allow ourselves to be guided by and within that awareness.

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Let Go and Realize Real Rescue

Guy Finley shows us that any desperate attempt to escape a trouble usually leads us right back into more trouble.

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The First Step to Realizing Your True Self

Like the invisible winds that move the branches on the trees, explains Guy Finley, we live in a world of an unseen, but ceaseless, flood of thoughts and feelings.

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The Happiness of Dropping Painful Demands

The source of our suffering, explains Guy Finley, isn't that life fails to live up to our expectations, but that we live from a nature that meets life with countless…[more]

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The Power to Doubt and Dismiss Any Problem

Here is the secret to releasing physical tension and mental pain from your life forever. Learn these three simple steps and you will never be the same again.

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Discover the Real Cause of Discontentment

Guy Finley explains that we must never do anything about our discontentment because it's not really ours.

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The Will and the Way to be Inwardly Still

When it feels as though the world is whirling around us, explains Guy Finley, what we need to understand is that the whirling is not outside of us but is…[more]

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Disturbance

Guy Finley discusses the daily disturbances that run through our lives and how we unconsciously take part in the conflict they create. Learn about a new kind of strength and…[more]

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The Untouchable Mind

We have a chance, explains Guy Finley, to actually begin to recognize and realize what it would mean to be able to sit in a room and not have our…[more]

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Start Living Without the "Shakes"!

Anything that you have to control, explains Guy Finley, controls you.

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Discovering the Impersonal Nature of True Peace

If we could only become quiet enough to listen anew, explains Guy Finley, we would learn that peace is a gift given freely to each of us, right where we…[more]

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You Are Not Who You Think You Are

Events may happen to you, explains Guy Finley, but you are not the event.

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Secrets for Stress-Free Living

Guy Finley helps us to see that "scary" life-moments are as powerless to punish us as is a make-believe monster on the movie screen.

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Illusions

Understand the power illusions have over your life and learn how to break free from what wants to keep you captive.

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How to Defeat What is Defeating You

The first step in the right rebellion to reclaim your own life, explains Guy Finley, is to learn what it means to think about yourself instead of from yourself.

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Let Go and Grow Beyond the Limitation of Illusions

It is an illusion to believe, explains Guy Finley, that the world our senses reveal is the whole of reality.

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The Path to Peace Already Present

A stirring writing by Guy Finley revealing the real path to peace. Originally presented at the 2005 Talks in the Pines Series, "The Illusion of Limitation: The Liberation of Self."

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A Special Holiday Message About How to Make the Season Bright

A special message from Guy Finley about how to make the holiday season better and brighter. Guy explains how it's possible to stop hurting ourselves and the world around us…[more]

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Letting Love Lead You Home to Her

Now in everyone is sown -- into the center of his or her soul -- some love. Of this we may be certain, even though many people today seem counter-testimony…[more]

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Turn Any Dark Condition Into a Healing Light

When we don't understand our negative states, when we have yet to realize how they trick us into doing their bidding, they have the power to make us jump through…[more]

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How to Free Yourself from Fear and Worries by Walking Directly Into Them

Instead of letting fear lead you off the path and into the dark, explains Guy Finley, remain true to your course and watch it disappear.

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The Secret of Living Thought-Free

We must learn to detect and reject the old content of ourselves, explains Guy Finley, if we are to enjoy the true freedom that awaits us.

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This Key Unlocks the Door to a New Kind of Freedom

The true answer to any problem we find ourselves in is not found in our thoughts about it, but rather in our willingness to allow new light to reveal its…[more]

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The One Power Greater Than Any Inner Disturbance

Choose not to let dark disturbances take hold of you, encourages Guy Finley, but to instead let them pass you by as you would any unwelcome guest.

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The Sure Way to Raise Your Life Level

Guy Finley explains that the only lasting way to change our experience in life is to change our own life-level. At last the secret of real change!

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Never Discourage Over Your Present Location

Those who choose, explains Guy Finley, to stay the course over staying in negative, painful places find themselves that much closer to True Freedom.

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New Facts for Real Strength

Our willingness to see the difference between real and false strength, explains Guy Finley, is what allows us to achieve a whole new kind of life.

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Steps to Possessing Your True Self

Guy Finley teaches us that as we begin to remember our true intentions in the moments when we need them most, we break the repetitious circle of Self that never…[more]

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The Secret Understanding That Makes Painful Events Disappear

By changing the ingredients of our life recipe from false images and negativity to awareness and understanding, we discover a new sweetness in life.

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The Secret of Release and Relax

As Guy Finley explains, as we let go of our identification with negative feelings we also let go of their associated pain.

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Using Your Relationships to Realize Real Life

The greatest, most abundant resource on planet Earth is also its least understood and utilized. Its unlimited supply is found virtually everywhere, anytime, and under all circumstances, even though few…[more]

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Learn Life's Great Lesson

Our life on Earth is a spiritual path. Our life is our path. There is no other. The path to the perfected life, to fulfilling the promise of our True…[more]

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How to Win New Spiritual Strength

Guy Finley shows that to win authentic spiritual strength one must see through the illusions he has mistaken for that strength.

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Spiritual Weakness

Understanding our spiritual weakness is the key to following through on our good intentions.

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Ask Yourself This Question and Escape to Freedom

Guy Finey looks at the condition called "anger" and how it is possible to escape dark inner conditions once we realize the part we play in the visiting of that…[more]

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The Secret of Seeing Through Defeat and Discouragement

The more you know, the farther you can see, so take as long as you need with the following Higher Lesson and allow yourself to see something new about the…[more]

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Put Yourself in the Driver's Seat

A writing by Guy Finley extracted from The Secret of Letting Go revealing the secrets of what it takes to take control of our lives.

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Attachment

Attachment is an unconscious process that occurs when our thoughts, having formed an image of someone or something, then embrace this image as the thing itself we have imagined.

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Life Changes

Ending disturbances by learning to understand the nature of life changes.

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Addiction

How to overthrow the addiction, the tyrant of dark domination!

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Character

How to develop True Character by dropping self-defeating habits!

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Suffering

Find the Secret Solution to Help End World Suffering!

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Resistance

Learning to Go Through Resistance

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Happiness

Happiness is seeing all dark states as passing clouds, behind which sits The Sun!

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Blame Game

There is no profit in blaming your lot in life on other people or an uncaring world. Escape the dark punishing captivity inherent in blame.

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Seeking Approval

Learn Why Approval May Be Awarded but Never Sought!

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7 Ways to Make Nothing Out of Fear

Here are seven separate Higher Facts about the proof and the possibility of the Fearless Life.

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Quiet The Mind

Bring an end to the struggle to quiet the mind!

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Twelve Secrets to Living Stress Free

Real secrets for stress-free living. The answers really do exist!

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Useless Thinking

Whatever dominates us in the moment is what is first in our lives and is useless thinking.

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Being Identified

Come to the end of being identified with any painful condition.

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The Secret of Owning Your Own Life

Discover ten powerful new ways to begin changing your view of your own life. Plus learn the one power greater than any disturbance.

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How to Defeat What's Defeating You

How To Defeat What's Defeating you

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You Can Be Stronger Than Any Dark Spirit

You Can Be Stronger Than Any Dark Spirit

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Find The Magic Of The Original Moment

We are born with a nature that can meet life new every moment

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Coming into the Undivided Life

Be Aware of the Content of Your Own Heart

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Flow With The Present Moment  Into The Fullness Of The Free Mind

You need never suffer again.

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Free Yourself by Seeing Yourself: 9 Ways to Heal the Hidden Hurting in You

Heal the hurting in you.

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The Opposing Self

Seeking fulfillment it empties itself. Seeking importance it compromises itself. This is the self that opposes itself.

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The Good Work of Giving Yourself Up

Cycling of vanity with life-in-vain goes on until you see the cost of a self-filling self. Then you commence on the good work of giving yourself up.

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Nothing From Nothing

If you serve only yourself you serve nothing. If you cling only to yourself you hold nothing.