Advice on achieving the POWER of Concentration
Wishing for something do not make it happen. However, if you concentrate on what you want, you can get your desires fulfilled. It takes more of your energies, but through concentration your efforts are more profitable. So, isn’t it worthwhile to put your energies in concentration rather than merely dreaming.
However, I should say be careful of what you desire.
Now, it is good to start making a mental picture and, if possible, acquire an actual picture that can depict your mental picture of what you want so you can set your will towards it. There must be details in what you want so it gives purpose and determination in getting what you want. This will solidify your desires. It can become something you can feel you can accomplish. It becomes practical. If you cannot feel that you can accomplish what you are going to undertake, you will definitely fail. Also, telling yourself that you will fail, makes it real, just like the mental picture. If you tell yourself you can do it, you will have acquire the patience to keep at it. You will never give up. You will become creative in finding ways to get it.
Remember you must not waste your energies and mental powers on every whim that crosses your path. Also, only you can make sure you accomplish what you want. You must use your own energy and power to get what you desire.
“Power to him who power exert.” Emerson
Save the picture and use as a screensaver on your computer.
Finally, do not be afraid to go forward and accomplish what you want. As long as what you want is good and just, it is possible. God will give you the strength and will to succeed.
Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth Does not become weary or tired. His understanding is inscrutable. He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power.
Keep moving forward along the path of concentration.