We’re creating a new Guideposts.org

It’s faster, it’s mobile friendly—and we’d love you to have a sneak peekClick here to preview

Daily Inspiration

 

 

Transform the way you think
and live with daily inspiration
and practical tips taken from
Dr. Peale's bestselling book,
The
Power of Positive Thinking.
These
daily easy-to-follow instructions
can help you create positive
change in your life as well as
help you deepen your
relationship with God.

Practice Daily Times of Silence.

Everyone should insist upon a quarter of an hour of absolute quiet every 24 hours. Go alone into the quietest place available to you and sit or lie down for 15 minutes. Do not talk to anyone. Do not write. Do not read. Think as little as possible. Throw your mind into neutral. Conceive of your mind as inactive. Begin to listen for the deeper sounds of harmony that are found in the essence of silence. Author Starr Daily once said, "No man or woman who knows how to practice silence and does it has ever become sick to my knowledge. I have noticed that my own afflictions come upon me when I do not balance expression with relaxation."

Excerpted from The Power of Positive Thinking, the inspirational best-selling book by Norman Vincent Peale