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Entering the Castle: An Inner Path to God and Your Soul
Caroline Myss
Using St. Teresa of Avila's imagery of the Soul as an interior castle, the author guides us from room to room of this inner castle, preparing us for the ultimate encounter with God and our own divinity.

1 "We have been secretly fed from beyond space and time. That's why we look for something more than this." Rumi, 'The Soul of Rumi'

2 "Heaven has a design and plan far greater than what can be shown to any human being. All that is within the vast scope of creation has a purpose known to God, including each human life."

3 "Your link to the divine cannot be broken….it is a sealed, eternal bond."

4 "The divine within the details of your life is present in every second, every motion, every thought."

5 "Your role is to empower the life you have and the person you are – and the person you could be – with the energy of grace that listening to your soul gives you."

6 "The soul is…the force of endless resurrection; the soul is like a fire that never goes out."

7 "The wonder of love is its boundless capacity to heal, to bring forgiveness, to soothe the angry soul, to repair broken relationships, to make things right in all ways."

8 "Do not presume that your prayers are not answered, because they are. It is up to you to receive and listen. Practice silence and contemplation as a means of continually attuning to the one clear voice of the divine that is present within your soul."

9 "You are a container for God in this world."

10 "I believe that the divine is everywhere and exists within even the most intimate details of our lives."

11 "When you wait in faith, all will be provided. And yes, it is difficult…and yes, it is splendid."

12 "The true self is aware of this ever-present, never-ending, eternal moment, through which all time passes." Ken Wilber, Foreword

13 "The true self in each and every one of us is the true self that Jesus of Nazareth realized – 'I and the Father are one.'" Ken Wilber, Foreword

14 "This infinite and eternal self is the home of spirit in you and in each and every sentient being."

15 "The divine comprises the collective soul of humanity and all life."

16 "From the second you incarnate, your soul is in dialogue with divinity, and it is expressing and experiencing its own divinity instinctively."

17 "The human soul is indeed made in the image and likeness of God."

18 "Spiritual sweetness flows eternally from a divine source, requiring no human engineering. The water is abundant and endlessly fills the basin – meaning you."

19 "The divine self is one with the all, given in grace and sealed in glory." Ken Wilber, Foreword

20 "The mystics reassure us, as the Buddha taught, 'On life's journey, faith is nourishment and virtuous deeds a shelter.'"

21 "There is a divine purpose that moves in tandem with every event in your life."

22 "You are connected to the love that binds the collective soul of humanity."

23 "The closer you get to your true self, the more you live in eternity; the more you live in the timeless present, which includes thoughts of the past, the present, and the future, all occuring in the timeless now." Ken Wilber, Foreword

24 "The world is not in the hands of greedy politicians or terrorists or corporate moguls or fundamentalists praying for Armageddon. The world is in the hands of God."

25 "The choices you make are always and only motivated by either faith or fear."

This body of quotes compiled by JoAnn Kite