Loss Lack and Need Quotes

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Quotes on "Loss"

T2B49 "You still think this is associated with loss."
T3F18 "The superconscious, which KNOWS, could not be reconciled with this loss of power, because it was incapable of darkness."
T3H1 "The choice to judge rather than know has been the cause of the loss of peace."
T4A9 "It re-enacts the Separation, the loss of power, the foolish journey of the ego in its attempt at reparation, and finally the crucifixion of the body, or death."
T4B6 "Bill could not be afraid to teach unless he still believes that interaction means loss, and that learning means separation."
T6E14 "The separation was not a loss of perfection, but a failure in COMMUNICATION."
T7J3 "Creating is the OPPOSITE of loss, as blessing is the opposite of sacrifice."
T7L3 "Does it keep his heart untouched by fear, and allow him to give always without any sense of loss?"
T8A3 "If you DO NOT WANT THEM on the basis of LOSS OF PEACE, they will be removed from your mind FOR you."
T8G5 "This will lead you to hatred and attack and LOSS OF PEACE."
T8G6 "But ALL loss comes only from your own misunderstanding."
T8G6 "Loss of ANY kind is impossible."
T8K11 "If paying is associated with giving, IT CANNOT BE PERCEIVED AS LOSS, and the RECIPROCAL relationship of giving and RECEIVING will be recognized."
T11C1 "Fear is a symptom of your deep sense of loss."
T11C1 "If, when you perceive it in others, you learn to SUPPLY the loss, the basic CAUSE of fear is removed."
T12G1 "There is no loss."
T14E4 "The graciousness of God will take them gently in, and cover all their sense of pain and loss, with the immortal assurance of their Father's Love."
T15G1 "Yet there is another interpretation of relationships, that TRANSCENDS the concept of the LOSS of power completely."
T15G2 "And like Him, YOU can give yourself COMPLETELY, wholly without loss, and ONLY WITH GAIN."
T15G3 "For gain and loss are BOTH accepted, and so no-one is aware that perfect Love is IN him."
T15G3 "By HOLDING it within Itself, THERE WAS no loss."
T15G3 "The holy instant thus becomes a lesson in how to hold ALL of your brothers in YOUR mind, experiencing not loss, but COMPLETION."
T15I1 "In the face of your fear of forgiveness, which He perceives as clearly as He knows forgiveness IS release, He will teach you to remember always that forgiveness is NOT loss, BUT YOUR SALVATION."
T15K5 "For who could thrust Heaven and its Creator aside, WITHOUT a sense of sacrifice and loss?"
T15K5 "And who can suffer sacrifice and loss, without attempting to RESTORE himself?"
T16C5 "You think your LACK of understanding is a LOSS to you, and so you are unwilling to believe that what HAS happened is true."
T16F4 "For the ego would never have you see that the separation can ONLY BE LOSS, being the one condition in which Heaven CANNOT be."
T16H5 "And vengeance becomes YOUR substitute for Atonement, and ESCAPE from vengeance becomes your LOSS."
T17F9 "YOUR way IS lost, but think not this is LOSS."
T18B3 "For truth extends INWARD, where the idea of loss is meaningless, and only INCREASE is conceivable."
T18G2 "The belief that you could give AND GET something, else, something OUTSIDE yourself, has cost you the awareness of Heaven, and the loss of knowledge of your identity."
T19D3 "Sometimes a sin can be repeated over and over, with OBVIOUSLY distressing results, but WITHOUT the loss of its appeal."
T20I5 "The body is the sign of weakness, vulnerability, and LOSS of power."
T22B5 "This is the ONE emotion that opposes love, and ALWAYS leads to sight of differences, and LOSS of sense of sameness."
T23C9 "By this, another's loss becomes your gain, and thus it fails to recognize that you can never "take away" save from YOURSELF."
T23C10 "The "enemy," made strong by keeping hidden the valuable inheritance which should be yours; your JUSTIFIED possession, and attack for what has been withheld; and the inevitable loss the enemy MUST suffer, to save YOURSELF."
T23E3 "And can it offer its creation ALL that it is, and NEVER suffer loss?"
T23E6 "There is a stab of pain, a twinge of guilt, and, above all, a LOSS OF PEACE."
T23E9 "What COULD they gain but LOSS of their perfection?"
T25H14 "He CANNOT lose, for if he could, the loss would be his Father's, and in Him NO loss is possible."
T25I1 "But this He needs; that you PREFER He take it, than that you keep it for yourself alone, and recognize that what brings loss to no-one YOU WOULD NOT KNOW."
T25I7 "So do they think the LOSS of sin a curse."
T25J3 "An answer which demands the slightest loss to ANYONE has not RESOLVED the problem, but has added TO it, and made it greater, HARDER to resolve, AND MORE UNFAIR."
T25J4 "Only a LOSS could justify attack, and loss of ANY kind He cannot see."
T26A1 "Its focus on the BODY is apparent, for it is ALWAYS an attempt to LIMIT LOSS."
T26B2 "In THIS perception of your self the BODY's loss would be a sacrifice indeed."
T26B2 "The body IS a loss, and CAN be made to sacrifice."
T26B6 "For neither did he make, and only ONE was given him, by One Who KNOWS His gifts can NEVER suffer sacrifice and loss."
T26C2 "They are the SAME to Him, because each one, regardless of the form it seems to take, is a demand that someone suffer loss, and make a sacrifice that you might gain."
T26C2 "For there IS but one mistake; the whole idea that loss is possible, and COULD result in gain for anyone."
T26C5 "For there are those you WANT to suffer loss, and NO-ONE whom you wish to be preserved from sacrifice entirely."
T26C5 "And you will ASK no sacrifice of him, because you could not will he suffer loss."
T26C6 "And in its place, the Love of God can be remembered, and will shine away all memory of sacrifice and loss."
T26H10 "And this he cannot do, without a sense of isolation, loss, and loneliness."
T26H13 "For otherwise he still demands that he must make SOME sacrifice, and thus denies that EVERYTHING is his, unlimited by loss of any kind."
T26H13 "If loss in ANY form is possible, then is God's Son made incomplete and not himself."
T26I2 "The interval you think lies in between the giving and receiving of the gift SEEMS to be one in which you sacrifice, and suffer loss."
T26I2 "Unless you so perceive it, you WILL be afraid of it, believing that the risk of loss is great between the time its PURPOSE is made yours, and its EFFECTS will come to you."
T26I2 "And it is HERE you fear the loss would lie."
T26I3 "FUTURE loss is not your fear."
T26K4 "Whatever way the game of guilt is played, THERE MUST BE LOSS."
T28B12 "And where is sacrifice, when memory of God has come to TAKE THE PLACE of loss?"
T28E9 "What God has given cannot BE a loss, and what is not of Him has NO effects."
T28E9 "And there will be NO loss, but ONLY gain."
T28F2 "It is the SHARING of the evil dreams, of hate and malice, bitterness and death, of sin and suffering, of pain and loss, that makes them real."
T29B5 "Would you ALLOW the body to say "No" to Heaven's calling, were you not afraid to find a LOSS of self in finding God?"
T29C1 "Is it not because you see it as the road to hell, instead of looking on it as a simple way, without a sacrifice or ANY loss, to find yourself in Heaven and in God?"
T29C3 "You ARE free of pain and sickness, misery and loss, and ALL effects of hatred and attack."
T29C8 "He must sacrifice your self, and in His sacrifice are YOU made more, and He is lessened by the loss of you."
T29C10 "It is HIS loss you celebrate when you behold the body as a thing you love, or look upon it as a thing you hate."
T29G1 "Forgiveness IS your peace, for herein lies the end of separation, and the dream of danger and destruction, sin and death; of madness and of murder, grief and loss."
T29H4 "To sacrifice is to GIVE UP, and thus to be without, and to have suffered loss."
T29H8 "The fear of God is but the fear of loss of idols."
T29H8 "It is NOT the fear of loss of your reality."
T29I2 "No-one believes in idols who has not enslaved himself to littleness and loss."
T30D1 "Decide for idols, and you ask for LOSS."
T30H2 "And thus you judge disaster and success, advance, retreat, and gain and loss."
T30H6 "All sacrifice entails the LOSS of your ability to see relationships AMONG events."
T30H6 "In any thought of loss there IS no meaning."
T30I2 "The miracle is proof he is not bound by loss or suffering in any form BECAUSE IT CAN SO EASILY BE CHANGED."
T31E7 "For otherwise, you would be asked to make exchange of what you now believe for total loss of self."
T31E12 "But this gain is paid in almost equal loss, for now YOU stand accused of guilt for what your BROTHER is."
T31F2 "That one is doomed to suffering and loss."
T31H6 "What you behold as sickness and as pain, as weakness and as suffering and loss, is but temptation to perceive YOURSELF defenseless and in hell."
W27L2 " If fear of loss still persists, add further: "It can only bless.""
W38L4 "In the four longer practice periods, each preferably to last a full five minutes, repeat the idea for today, close your eyes, and then search your mind for any sense of loss or unhappiness of any kind, as you see it."
W41L1 "So are anxiety, worry, a deep sense of helplessness, misery, suffering, and intense fear of loss."
W41L3 "It will cure all sorrow and pain and fear and loss because it will heal the mind that thought these things were real, and suffered out of its allegiance to these beliefs."
W44L5 "Perceived through the ego's eyes, it is loss of identity and a descent into hell."
W53L5 "The fact that I see a world in which there is suffering and loss and death shows me that I am seeing only the representation of my insane thoughts, and am not allowing my real thoughts to cast their beneficent light on what I see."
W54L5 "I would behold the proof that what has been done through me has enabled love to replace fear, laughter to replace weeping, and abundance to replace loss."
W56L1 "Pain, illness, loss, age and death seem to threaten me."
W58L5 "I cannot suffer any loss or deprivation or pain because of who I am."
W76L10 "You will be listening to One Who says there is no loss under the laws of God."
W84L2 "I cannot suffer, I cannot experience loss, and I cannot die."
W94L3 "This is the Self Which knows no fear, nor could conceive of loss or suffering or death."
W99L5 "Unshaken does the Holy Spirit look on what you see; on sin and pain and death, on grief and separation and on loss."
W105L1 "They are not like to the gifts the world can give, in which the giver loses as he gives the gift; the taker is the richer by his loss."
W105L1 "The truly given gift entails no loss."
W105L5 "He cannot give through loss."
W109L3 "Completely undismayed this thought will carry you through storms and strife, past misery and pain, past loss and death, and onward to the certainty of God."
W129L2 "Perhaps you will concede there is no loss in letting go all thought of value here."
W129L3 "Is it a loss to find a world instead where losing is impossible?"
W129L3 "Is it loss to find all things you really want and know they have no ending, and they will remain exactly as you want them throughout time?"
W129L6 "What loss can be for you in choosing not to value nothingness?"
W129L9 "This day we realize that what you feared to lose was only loss."
W129L9 "Now do we understand there is no loss."
W133L7 "Who seeks to take away has been deceived by the belief that loss can offer gain."
W133L7 "Yet loss must offer loss and nothing more."
W151L11 "He will remove all faith that you have placed in pain, disaster, suffering and loss."
W152L1 "No one can suffer loss unless it be his own decision."
W152L2 "If you have the gift of everything can loss be real?"
W155L4 "Many have chosen to renounce the world while still believing its reality, and they have suffered from a sense of loss and have not been released accordingly."
W155L4 "Others have chosen nothing but the world, and they have suffered from a sense of loss still deeper, which they did not understand."
W155L5 "Between these paths there is another road which leads away from loss of every kind, for sacrifice and deprivation both are quickly left behind."
W162L5 "Who could despair when perfect joy is yours, available to all as remedy for grief and misery, all sense of loss, and for complete escape from sin and guilt?"
W167L2 "All sorrow, loss, anxiety and suffering and pain, even a little sigh of weariness, a slight discomfort or the merest frown, acknowledge death."
W185L3 "Loser and gainer merely shift about in changing patterns, as the ratio of gain to loss and loss to gain takes on a different aspect or another form."
W185L4 "And what He means is lost to sleeping minds intent on compromise, each to his gain and to another's loss."
W187L6 "He laughs as well at pain and loss, at sickness and at grief, at poverty, starvation and at death."
W194L3 "In no one instant is depression felt, or pain experienced, or loss perceived."
W194L5 "For the past is gone, and what is present, freed from its bequest of grief and misery, of pain and loss, becomes the instant in which time escapes the bondage of illusions where it runs its pitiless, inevitable course."
W194L7 "What can cause him pain, or bring experience of loss to him?"
W195L5 "And let your gratitude make room for all who will escape with you; the sick, the weak, the needy and afraid, and those who mourn a seeming loss or feel apparent pain, who suffer cold or hunger, or who walk the way of hatred and the path of death."
W245L1 "I give Your peace to those who suffer pain, or grieve for loss, or think they are bereft of hope and happiness."
W249L1 "Forgiveness paints a picture of a world where suffering is over, loss becomes impossible and anger makes no sense."
W249L1 "What loss can be sustained?"
W268L2 "Only reality is free of loss."
W284L1 "Loss is not loss when properly perceived."
W285L1 "For what would be the use of pain to me; what purpose would my suffering fulfill; and how would grief and loss avail me, if insanity departs from me today, and I accept my holiness instead?"
W322L2 "What loss can I anticipate except the loss of fear, and the return of Love into my mind?""
W323L1 ""Here is the only 'sacrifice' You ask of Your beloved Son; You ask him to give up all suffering, all sense of loss and sadness, all anxiety and doubt, and freely let Your Love come streaming in to his awareness, healing him of pain, and giving him Your own eternal joy."
W328L1 "Yet all we find is sickness, suffering, and loss and death."
W343L1 ""The end of suffering can not be loss."
M5B4 "Because he has valued what is really valueless, he will not generalize the lesson for fear of loss and sacrifice."
M5H2 "Therefore he does not seek what only he could keep, because that is a guarantee of loss."
M7A1 "When this is so, a sudden healing may precipitate intense depression, and a sense of loss so deep that the patient may even try to destroy himself."
P3G1 ""God may not enter here" the sick repeat, over and over, while they mourn their loss and yet rejoice in it."
S3E5 "And sickness, suffering and grievous loss become the lot of everyone on earth, which He abandoned to the devil's care, swearing He will deliver it no more."
G3A7 "How joyful and how holy is our way when death has no dominion, and the dream of separation, agony and loss has been dispelled forever."
G4A4 "A gift is holy only when there is no sense of all of who will gain thereby, and not a shadow of a thought of loss."
G4A7 "Forget the cost, the thoughts of loss and gain, the bargaining, the counting of the score, the world associates with every gift it gives in strict accordance with its laws."

Quotes on "Lose"

T1B22K "Correction: And don't lose sight of the emphasis on cooperation, or the NOT SINGULAR."
T1B27B "God's Creations cannot lose their holiness, although it can be hidden."
T1B40I "Do not lose sight of this."
T3A25 "It is noticeable that, having already decided what HE wanted to do, it never occurred to him that it IS possible that HE might lose or dirty them himself, especially as he had not entrusted them to me."
T3F20 "Even as HE perceives his psyche, every level has a creative potential, because nothing man creates can wholly lose this."
T3G46 "You will lose all your fear of teaching and relating in any form once you know who you are."
T3H12 "Fortunately, when you lose something, this does not mean that the something has gone."
T4B14 "This goal will not be achieved by those who believe that they will LOSE their child or pupil or patient if they succeed."
T4H6 "That is why the mind cannot totally lose the ability to communicate, even though it may refuse to utilize it on behalf of being."
T5B8 "Therefore you can obstruct it, although you can never lose it."
T5D7 ""What profiteth a man if he gain the whole world and lose his own Soul?""
T5D7 "He CANNOT lose it, but he CAN not know it."
T5F17 "We cannot lose."
T5I8 "Third, although Freud interpreted fixation as irrevocable danger points to which the mind can always regress, the concept can also be interpreted as an irrevocable call to sanity which the mind cannot LOSE."
T6E13 "Can God lose His own certainty?"
T6H11 "Now you must be vigilant to HOLD its Oneness in your minds because if you allow doubt to enter, YOU will lose awareness of its wholeness, and WILL BE UNABLE TO TEACH IT."
T7H9 "But you cannot lose ANYTHING unless YOU do not value it and therefore DO NOT WANT IT."
T8C3 "But when you are taught AGAINST your nature, you will lose by your learning, because your learning will IMPRISON you."
T8D5 "Never forget this, for in him you will find yourself or lose sight of yourself."
T8E21 "Do not try to hold on to both, or you will try to go in different directions and will lose the way."
T8E22 "Let us not lose sight of His direction through illusions, for ONLY illusions of another direction can obscure the one for which God's Voice speaks in all of us."
T8G8 "To use the body UNnaturally is to lose sight of the Holy Spirit's purpose, and thus to confuse the goal of His curriculum."
T8G12 "A medium of communication WILL lose its usefulness if it is used for anything else."
T8H5 "The ego, however, establishes it AS an end because, as such, IT WILL LOSE ITS TRUE FUNCTION."
T8H6 "Its sole aim is to lose sight of the functions of EVERYTHING."
T8I10 "He cannot lose this, but YOU can not know it."
T8J4 "The only source of fear in this whole process can ONLY be WHAT YOU THINK YOU LOSE."
T8K12 "To price for GETTING is to LOSE SIGHT OF VALUE, making it inevitable that you will NOT value what you receive."
T9B4 "You will not escape paying the price for this, NOT because you are being PUNISHED for it, but because you are following the wrong guide, and will lose your way."
T9F2 "Do not lose these chances, NOT because they will not return, but because delay of joy is needless."
T9I10 "Would you STRENGTHEN his denial of God, and thus lose sight of YOURSELF?"
T9I12 "To obtain THIS, you are willing to attack the Divinity of your brothers, and thus lose sight of YOURS."
T10D5 "You will never lose your way, for God leads you."
T10F7 "The ego is totally confused about reality, BUT IT DOES NOT LOSE SIGHT OF ITS GOAL."
T11D5 "Never lose sight of this, and never allow yourself to believe, even for an instant, that there is another answer."
T11G1 "The ego is trying to teach you how to gain the whole world, and lose your own Soul."
T11G1 "The Holy Spirit teaches that you CANNOT lose your Soul and there IS no gain in the world, for OF ITSELF, it profits nothing."
T11I4 "You can DENY it, but you CANNOT LOSE IT."
T11J2 "They appear to lose what they love, perhaps the most insane belief of all."
T12D10 "But if you interpret your function as DESTRUCTION, you will lose sight of the present, and hold on to the past TO ENSURE A DESTRUCTIVE FUTURE."
T12G10 "For where the ego sees salvation IT SEES SEPARATION, and so you lose whatever you have gotten in its name."
T12G13 "Kneel not before the altars to sacrifice, and seek not what you will surely lose."
T13B5 "Be you content with healing, for Christ's gift you CAN bestow, and your Father's gift you CANNOT lose."
T13E8 "Can God's Son lose himself in dreams, when God has placed WITHIN him the glad call to awaken and be glad?"
T13H3 "To wish for guilt in ANY way, in ANY form, will lose appreciation of the value of your guiltlessness, and push it from your sight."
T13H16 "UNlearn isolation through His loving guidance, and learn of all the happy communication that you have thrown away, but could NOT lose."
T14C4 "All you have done by keeping them apart is LOSE THEIR MEANING, by confusing them with each other."
T14G8 "It is impossible that God lose His identity, for if He did, YOU WOULD LOSE YOURS."
T15B13 "There never WAS an instant in which God's Son could lose his purity."
T15G1 "Someone must ALWAYS lose, if you perceive yourself as weak."
T15H3 "You have NOTHING to lose by looking open-eyed at this, for ugliness such as this belongs not in your holy mind."
T15H7 "Forgiveness becomes impossible, for the ego believes, that to forgive another, IS TO LOSE HIM."
T15H11 "For you think that your minds must be kept PRIVATE, or you will LOSE them."
T16A4 "Keep but one thought in mind, and do not lose sight of it, however tempted you may be to judge the situation, and DETERMINE your response BY judging it."
T17B4 "But forget not this; when you become disturbed and lose YOUR peace of mind because ANOTHER is attempting to solve his problems through fantasy, you are refusing to FORGIVE YOURSELF for just this same attempt."
T17D9 "Its loveliness will so attract you, that you will be unwilling ever to lose the sight of it again."
T17F12 "And by this LACK of thanks and gratitude, you make YOURSELVES unable to EXPRESS the holy instant, and thus you lose sight of it."
T17F13 "To ATTACK each other is not to LOSE the instant, but TO MAKE IT POWERLESS IN ITS EFFECTS."
T17G7 "Thus do you LOSE the understanding of the situation the goal of truth would bring."
T18G4 "And this is ALL it does, when it believes it has attacked the body, It CAN project its guilt, but it will NOT lose it through projection."
T20E1 "For YOU give power as the laws of this world INTERPRET giving; as you give, you LOSE."
T21B4 "Thus they DEFINE their life and where they live it, ADJUSTING to it as they think they must, afraid to lose the little that they have."
T21B6 "You COULD remember, yet you are afraid, believing you would lose the world you learned since then."
T21H10 "You can desire to exchange your helplessness for power, and LOSE this same desire as a little glint of sin attracts you."
T22C1 "Both bring the same amount of misery, though each one SEEMS to be the way to lose the misery the other brings."
T23D4 "Would you not WANT to recognize assault upon your peace in ANY form, if only thus does it become impossible that YOU lose sight of it?"
T25G5 "His wish was not denied, but changed in form, to let it serve his brother AND himself, and thus become a means to save INSTEAD of lose."
T25H12 "For every little gain, must someone lose, and pay exact amount in blood and suffering."
T25H13 "Salvation is rebirth of the idea no-one CAN lose for ANYONE to gain."
T25H14 "That either God OR you must LOSE to madness, because your aims can NOT be reconciled."
T25I1 "This much is necessary to add to the idea no-one CAN lose for you to gain."
T25J5 "The principle that justice MEANS no-one can lose is crucial to this course."
T25J5 "NO-ONE deserves to lose."
T25J9 "No-one can lose, and everyone MUST benefit."
T26A1 "It is the symbol of the central theme that SOMEBODY MUST LOSE."
T26B1 "For if they joined, each one would LOSE its own identity, and BY their separation are their selves maintained."
T26B1 "And all the rest must LOSE this little part, remaining incomplete to keep its own identity intact."
T26B4 "You CAN lose sight of oneness, but can NOT make sacrifice of its reality."
T26B4 "Nor can you LOSE what you would sacrifice, nor keep the Holy Spirit from His task of showing you that it has NOT been lost."
T26F8 "You CANNOT lose your way, because there is no Way but His, and nowhere CAN you go, except to Him."
T26F8 "Would He allow His Son to lose his way along a road long since a distant memory of a time gone by?"
T26K4 "Someone must LOSE his innocence that someone ELSE can take it from him, making it his own."
T27C10 "If you assume correction's role, you LOSE the function of forgiveness."
T27C10 "Yet if it is NOT His it is not YOURS, for YOU must lose what you would take away."
T27D7 "The choice you fear to lose you never HAD."
T28E2 "For you will lose identity in them."
T29C1 "Why does an EASY path, so clearly marked it is impossible to lose the way seem thorny, rough, and far too difficult for you to follow?"
T29D1 "For who COULD give unless he has, and who could lose by giving what must be INCREASED thereby?"
T29F7 "When dreams are SHARED, they lose the function of attack and separation, even though it was for this that every dream was made."
T29I9 "And to be sure you could not lose it, did He ALSO give the same to every living thing as well."
T30B8 "What can I LOSE by asking?""
T30C2 "God but ensured that you would never LOSE your will, when He gave you His perfect Answer."
T30D2 "When you decide upon the FORM of what you want, you LOSE the understanding of its purpose."
T31B1 "It is not VANQUISHED that the truth be known, or fought against to LOSE to truth's appeal."
T31B2 "The leader and the follower emerge as SEPARATE roles, each seeming to possess advantages you would not want to lose."
T31D7 "All choices in the world depend on this; - You choose BETWEEN your brother and yourself, and you will gain as much as he will lose, and what you lose is what is given him."
W37L2 "As a result, the perceiver will lose."
W96L10 "If you succeed, the Thoughts that come to you will tell you you are saved, and that your mind has found the function that it sought to lose."
W98L6 "Here is a bargain which you cannot lose."
W98L8 "Do not lose one chance to be the glad receiver of His gifts, that you may give them to the world today."
W99L11 "You cannot lose the gifts your Father gave."
W100L7 "You but receive according to God's plan, and never lose or sacrifice or die."
W104L5 "We will not let ourselves lose sight of them between the times we come to seek for them where He has laid them."
W106L8 "It will begin the ministry for which you came, and which will free the world from thinking giving is a way to lose."
W131L8 "Could he lose what the Eternal Will has given him to be his home forever?"
W140L8 "It is as near to us as our own thoughts, so close it is impossible to lose."
W155L11 "We must not lose our way."
W156L7 "And in the little interval of doubt which still remains, you may perhaps lose sight of your Companion, and mistake Him for the senseless ancient dream that now is past."
W158L1 "This was given you as knowledge which you cannot lose."
W166L5 "He cannot lose them."
W166L10 "It is not God you have imprisoned in your plan to lose your Self."
W181L4 "And you have also been dismayed by the depressing and restricting thought that, even if you should succeed, you will inevitably lose your way again."
W185L13 "No one can lose and everyone must gain whenever any gift of God has been requested and received by anyone."
W187L4 "Protect all things you value by the act of giving them away, and you are sure that you will never lose them."
W187L5 "What he seems to lose is always something he will value less than what will surely be returned to him."
W191L7 "I cannot suffer; cannot be in pain; I cannot lose, nor can I fail to do All that salvation asks.""
W200L9 "Let us not lose our way again today."
W229L1 "And what I look upon attests the truth of the identity I sought to lose, but which my Father has kept safe for me."
W234L2 ""We thank you, Father, that we cannot lose the memory of You and of Your Love."
W266L2 "How can we lose the way to Him, when He has filled the world with those who point to Him, and given us the sight to look on them?"
W273L2 "I cannot lose Your gifts to me."
W288L1 "Let me not cherish it within my heart, or I will lose the way to walk to You."
W319L1 "The ego thinks that what one gains totality must lose."
W324L1 "I cannot lose the way."
W343L1 "I cannot lose, for I can only give."
W353L1 "Then I lose myself in my Identity, and recognize that Christ is but my Self.""
M4A2 "Even at the level of the most casual encounter, it is possible for two people to lose sight of separate interests, if only for a moment."
M5H2 "He could only lose because of it."
M7A3 "Trust is an essential part of giving; in fact, it is the part that makes sharing possible, the part that guarantees the giver will not lose, but only gain."
U8A5 "Now we know that we will never lose the way again."
P3C8 "Each one must share one goal with someone else, and in so doing, lose all sense of separate interests."
P4B6 "But only little time is saved and the new dreams will lose their temporary appeal and turn to dreams of fear, which is the content of all dreams."
P4C5 "But they will lose this understanding unless they remember that all they have comes only from God."
S1C4 "Pray for yourself, that you may not seek to imprison Christ and thereby lose the recognition of your own Identity."
S1D7 "But just as surely will he lose the only true goal that is given him."
G2A3 "Now into Your Hands we give again the spirit of Your Son who seemed to lose his way a little while but never left the safety of Your Love."

Quotes on "Lost"

T1B37AA "Jack and the other very eminent methodologists have abandoned validity in favor of reliability because they have lost sight of the end and are concentrating on the means."
T1B39B "The miracles you are told NOT to perform have not lost their value."
T1B40A "A miracle is never lost."
T1B41R "Reality was lost through usurpation, which in turn produced tyranny."
T2B61 "In the re-interpretation of defenses, they are not disrupted but their use for ATTACK is lost."
T2E41 "The most it could do in this direction was to work out a painful truce in which both opponents LOST."
T3A25 "Bill acted inappropriately toward YOU, by saying that he wanted to be SURE that the original was not lost or dirty."
T3C7 "The wholly benign lesson which the Atonement teaches is wholly lost if it is tainted with this kind of distortion in ANY form."
T3G11 "But he lost the knowledge that he HIMSELF is a miracle."
T3G36 "If you become concerned with totally irrelevant factors, such as the physical condition of a classroom, the number of students, the hour of the course, and the many elements which you may choose to select for emphasis as a basis for misperception, you have lost the knowledge of what ANY interpersonal relationship is for."
T3H4 "In fact, their meaning is lost to you precisely BECAUSE you ARE judging them."
T3H5 "He believes that because he has refused to accept it, he has lost control over it."
T3H12 "You have not usurped the power of God, but you HAVE lost it."
T5D3 "It MEANS that knowledge has been lost, because knowledge is SURE."
T5D7 "This means that if he listens to the wrong voice, he has LOST SIGHT of his Soul."
T5D7 "It is therefore LOST TO HIM, until he chooses right."
T5F2 "This does NOT mean that it is lost to you, but it DOES mean that you are not aware of it."
T5F5 "Nothing good is lost, because it comes from the Holy Spirit, the voice for Creation."
T5H4 "Remember the Kingdom always, and remember that you who are part of it cannot BE lost."
T5I3 "Unfortunately, he lost his understanding because he was afraid, and as you know all too well, fear is incompatible with good judgment."
T5I4 "Freud lost much of the potential value of his own thought system because, much like Cayce, he did NOT include himself in it."
T5I16 "God weeps at the sacrifice of His children who believe they are lost to Him."
T7H1 "That is why denying any part of it means you have lost awareness of ALL of it."
T7J8 "Be confident that you have never lost your identity and the extension which maintains it in wholeness and peace."
T7L7 "HE cannot have lost what YOU recognize, and you MUST have the glory you see in HIM."
T8D6 "Everyone is looking for himself and the power and glory he thinks he has lost."
T8G6 "When you look upon a brother as a physical entity, HIS power and glory are lost to you and SO ARE YOURS."
T8G9 "Whenever the reaction to learning is depression, it is only because the goal of the curriculum has been lost sight of."
T8K3 "It is IMpossible, however, that it will be lost."
T9D9 "It CAN be helpful to point out to a patient WHERE HE IS HEADING, but the point is LOST unless he can change his direction."
T9I5 "Attack is thus the way in which your identification is lost, because, when you attack, you MUST have forgotten what you are."
T10B4 "Do you REALLY believe that part of God can be missing or lost to Him?"
T10B8 "The universe of love does not stop because you do not see it, and your closed eyes have not lost the ability to see."
T10C2 "But when you attack ANY part of God and His Kingdom, your understanding is NOT perfect, and what YOU will is therefore lost to you."
T10E1 "But if you hate part of your own Soul, ALL your understanding is lost, because you are looking on what God creates AS YOURSELF without love."
T10H6 "Do not make the mistake of believing that YOU understand what YOU perceive, for its meaning IS lost to you."
T10H10 "But BY that perception, you have lost sight of the real world."
T11G4 "To open the eyes of the blind is the Holy Spirit's mission, for He knows that they have not LOST their vision, but merely sleep."
T11G6 "He is waiting to be seen, for He has never lost sight of YOU."
T11I9 "The Atonement is but the way back to what was never lost."
T11J3 "For it is in THAT belief that knowledge of the Father was lost, for it is only those who do not understand Him that COULD believe it."
T12G8 "Therefore the call of joy is in it, and your glad response is your awakening to what you have NOT lost."
T13D7 "The Son of God believes that he is lost in guilt, alone in a dark world, where pain is pressing everywhere upon him, FROM WITHOUT."
T14D2 "And can be neither lost, nor sought, nor found."
T14D5 "Apart, this fact is lost from sight, for each, in a SEPARATE place, CAN be endowed with firm belief."
T14G1 "You who have tried to keep power for yourselves, have lost it."
T15E1 "The one you would NOT have it be, is lost to you."
T16B3 "The meaning of love is lost in any relationship which looks to weakness, and hopes to find it there."
T16C6 "For His task is to TRANSLATE the miracle into the knowledge which it REPRESENTS, and which IS lost to you."
T16E1 "For the special love relationship, IN WHICH THE MEANING OF LOVE IS LOST, is undertaken SOLELY to OFFSET this, but NOT to LET IT GO."
T16F12 "The special relationship MUST be recognized for what it is; a senseless ritual, in which strength is extracted from the death of God, and invested in His killer, as the sign that form has triumphed over content, and love has LOST its meaning."
T16G3 "For, in seeing THEM, the body WOULD disappear, BECAUSE ITS VALUE WOULD BE LOST."
T17D13 "Be not separate from me, and let not the holy purpose of Atonement be lost to you, in dreams of vengeance."
T17F9 "You are very new in the ways of salvation, and think you have LOST your way."
T17H1 "For if you shift PART of a problem elsewhere, the meaning of the problem MUST be lost, and the SOLUTION to the problem is INHERENT in its meaning."
T17H2 "If you lack faith, ask that it be restored WHERE IT WAS LOST, and seek not to have it MADE UP TO YOU elsewhere, as if you had been unjustly DEPRIVED of it."
T18G13 "What REALLY happens is that you have GIVEN UP the illusion of a LIMITED awareness, and lost your fear of union."
T18I4 "Even that segment is not LOST to them, for it could not survive APART from them And what IT thinks it is in no way changes its total dependence on them FOR ITS BEING."
T18I9 "The desert becomes a garden, green and deep and quiet, offering rest to those who lost their way, and wander in the dust."
T18J2 "Heaven has not lost it, but YOU have lost sight of Heaven."
T19G5 "He has NOT lost communion with Him."
T19K5 "And the appeal of death is lost forever, as love's attraction stirs and calls to you."
T19L12 "Together we will disappear into the Presence BEYOND the veil, not to be lost, but FOUND; not to be seen, but to be KNOWN."
T20D1 "Knowledge requires NO adjustment, and, in fact, is lost if any shift or change is undertaken."
T20D1 "For this reduces it at once to mere perception; a way of LOOKING in which CERTAINTY is lost, and DOUBT has entered."
T20E2 "See sin in him INSTEAD, and Heaven is lost to YOU."
T20F1 "And there he finds his function of restoring his Father's laws to what was held OUTSIDE them, and finding what was lost."
T20F1 "Only in time can anything BE lost, but never lost forever."
T20G3 "They do not understand what they are offered, and any relationship in which they enter, has LOST its meaning."
T20I2 "Truth is restored to you through your desire, as it was lost to you through your desire for something ELSE."
T20I2 "Open the holy place which you closed off by VALUING the something else, and what was never lost will quietly return."
T21H7 "This final question which is indeed the last you need decide, still seems to hold a threat the rest have lost for you."
T21I4 "You who complete His Will and ARE His happiness, whose will is powerful as His, -- a power that is NOT lost in your illusions, -- think carefully why it should be you have not yet decided how you would answer the final question."
T22G9 "Nor will one little smile, or willingness to overlook the tiniest mistake, be lost to anyone."
T23D3 "Let the IDEA of compromise but enter, and the awareness of salvation's PURPOSE is lost, because it is not recognized."
T24B7 "What you KEEP is lost to you."
T24C7 "You who have chained your Savior to your specialness, and given it HIS place, remember this: He has NOT lost the power to forgive you all the sins you think you placed between him and the function of salvation GIVEN him for you."
T24C11 "But can it be that YOU have lost because HE is complete?"
T24D7 "They are lost in dreams of specialness."
T24G3 "Nothing is lost to you in all the universe."
T24H3 "Seek not to make your specialness the truth, for, if it were, you would be lost indeed."
T25D2 "He could not enter His Son's insanity with him, but He could be sure His sanity went there WITH him, so he could not be lost forever in the madness of his wish."
T25F4 "But think not Heaven is lost to him alone."
T25I8 "For love has LOST when judgment left its side, and is too weak to SAVE from punishment."
T25J2 "Nothing you give is lost to you or anyone, but cherished and preserved for you in Heaven, where all the treasures given to God's Son are kept for him, and offered anyone who but holds out his hand in willingness they be received."
T25J8 "And bitterness, with vengeance justified and mercy lost, condemns you as UNWORTHY of forgiveness."
T26D5 "Heaven was never lost, and so can not be saved."
T26E3 "For here is what was lost to them restored, and all their radiance made whole again."
T26E4 "Not one is lost, and none is cherished more than any other."
T26F2 "Nothing is ever lost but time, which, in the end, IS nothing."
T26H6 "Thus has He lost His Mind, proclaiming sin has taken His reality from Him, and brought His Love at last to vengeance' heels."
T26H10 "It is impossible that anything be lost, if what you HAVE is what you ARE."
T27A2 "Thus would you make yourself to be the sign that he has LOST his innocence, and need but look on you to realize that HE has been condemned."
T27C5 "And so is HE convinced his innocence was never lost, and healed along with you."
T27C15 "If He UPHELD divided function, you were lost indeed."
T27H13 "Nothing more fearful than an idle dream has terrified God's Son, and made him think that he has lost his innocence, denied his Father, and made war upon himself."
T28B8 "And so your innocence has NOT been lost."
T28B12 "What has been lost to see the causeless NOT?"
T28E9 "Who seeks for substitutes, when he perceives HE HAS LOST NOTHING?"
T28F7 "Look at the little gap, and you behold the innocence and emptiness of sin that you will see within yourself, when you have lost the fear of recognizing love."
T28G4 "You hate it, yet you think it IS your self, and that, WITHOUT it, would your self be lost."
T29B5 "And CAN your Self be lost by being found?"
T29D2 "Think you the Father LOST Himself when He created you?"
T29D5 "And as his Father lost not part of Him in your creation, so the light in him is brighter still, because you gave your light to him, to save him from the dark."
T29H8 "The sacrifice of death is NOTHING lost."
T30F1 "There it is clear that BY attack is understanding LOST."
T30G2 "It KEEPS your rights from being lost to you."
T31A8 "And so you did not hear it, and had lost a friend who ALWAYS wanted to be part of you."
T31B4 "Hear the one, and you are separate from him, and are lost."
T31D3 "And, learning THEY led nowhere, lost their hope."
T31D7 "How utterly OPPOSED to truth is this, when what the lesson's purpose is to teach that what your brother loses YOU have lost, and what he gains is what is given YOU."
W20L1 "We have not lost sight of the crucial importance of the reversal of your thinking."
W46L6 "The form of the applications may vary considerably, but the central idea should not be lost sight of."
W56L5 "I have not lost the knowledge of who I am because I have forgotten it."
W63L4 "No chance should be lost for reinforcing today's idea."
W73L3 "Your will is lost to you in this strange bartering, in which guilt is traded back and forth, and grievances increase with each exchange."
W77L3 "You have been assured that the Kingdom of God is within you, and can never be lost."
W95L8 "There may well be a temptation to regard the day as lost because you have already failed to do what is required."
W110L7 "And you are lost and do not know yourself while He is unacknowledged and unknown."
W110R33 "Those practice periods which you have lost because you did not want to do them for whatever reason should be done as soon as you have changed your mind about your goal."
W139L11 "We have not lost the knowledge that God gave to us when He created us like Him."
W152L3 "For if what is not true is true as well as what is true, then part of truth is false, and truth has lost its meaning."
W153L13 "You who have played that you are lost to hope, abandoned by your Father, left alone in terror in a fearful world made mad by sin and guilt, be happy now."
W158L5 "This he can give directly, for Christ's knowledge is not lost because He has a vision He can give to anyone who asks."
W158L10 "If he be lost in sin so must you be; if you see light in him your sins have been forgiven by yourself."
W159L7 "Here does the world remember what was lost when it was made."
W160L6 "His way is lost except a miracle will search him out, and show him that he is no stranger now."
W163L3 "All things but death are seen to be unsure, too quickly lost however hard to gain, uncertain in their outcome, apt to fail the hopes they once engendered, and to leave the taste of dust and ashes in their wake in place of aspirations and of dreams."
W164L4 "There is an ancient peace you carry in your heart and have not lost."
W170R55 "Let us raise our hearts from dust to life as we remember This is promised us, and that this course was sent to open up the path of light to us, and teach us, step by step, how to return to the Eternal Self we thought we lost."
W181L6 "We recognize that we have lost this goal if anger blocks our way in any form."
W182L4 "Repeat the Name of God and little names have lost their meaning."
W182L4 "They have lost the name of god you gave them."
W183L12 "You have not lost your innocence."
W187L1 "Having had and given, then the world asserts that you have lost what you possessed."
W187L5 "Thoughts extend as they are shared, for they can not be lost."
W188L2 "This light can not be lost."
W188L2 "Why wait to find it in the future, or believe it has been lost already or was never there?"
W191L8 "For time has lost its hold upon the world."
W191L8 "The Son of God has come in glory to redeem the lost, to save the helpless and to give the world the gift of his forgiveness."
W192L5 "What fears could still assail those who have lost the source of all attack; the core of anguish and the seat of fear?"
W192L7 "We are lost in mists of shifting dreams and fearful thoughts, our eyes shut tight against the light; our minds engaged in worshipping what is not there."
W197L4 "It does not matter if your gifts seem lost and ineffectual."
W220L1 "Let me not wander from the way of peace, for I am lost on other roads than this."
W230W22 "Now it did not know itself, and thought its own identity was lost."
W250W43 "And God Himself has lost the Son He loves, with but corruption to complete Himself, His Will forever overcome by death, love slain by hate, and peace to be no more."
W270W61 "He has not left His holy home, nor lost the innocence in which He was created."
W278L1 "And I am lost to all reality."
W300L2 "For we, Your loving Sons, have lost our way a while."
W314L1 "Past mistakes can cast no shadows on it, so that fear has lost its idols and its images, and being formless, it has no effects."
W316L1 "My treasure-house is full, and angels watch its open doors, that not one gift is lost and only more are added."
W321L1 "You Who endowed me with my freedom as Your holy Son will not be lost to me."
M5D1 "Let this be lost and all his learning goes."
M7A2 "Not one is lost, for they can but increase."
M7A4 "How can it be lost?"
M20A3 ""Sins" are perceived and justified by this careful selectivity in which all thought of wholeness must be lost."
M20A5 "What had been lost has now been found."
M23A5 "Lead not the way, for you have lost it."
M24A4 "It becomes the shining symbol for the Word of God, so close to What it stands for that the little space between the two is lost the moment that the Name is called to mind."
M29A5 "Illusions of another will are lost, for unity of purpose has been found."
U8A4 "We have begun again upon a road we travelled on before and lost our way a little while."
U8A6 "We had lost our way, but He has found it for us."
P3F1 "While truth is simple, it must still be taught to those who have already lost their way in endless mazes of complexity."
P3H9 "You lost the way."
P4B10 "The defenseless therapist has the strength of God with him, but the defensive therapist has lost sight of the Source of his salvation."
P4C7 "How much is lost by throwing God away?"
P4C8 "And do not forget how very simple are the ways of God: You were lost in the darkness of the world until you asked for light."
S1D7 "The goal of God is lost in the quest for lesser goals of any kind, and prayer becomes requests for enemies."
S2B9 "Forgiveness is the key, but who can use a key when he has lost the door for which the key was made, and where alone it fits?"
S3D1 "And here the meaning of true healing has been lost, and idols have arisen to obscure the unity that is the Son of God."
G4A6 "My brother, there are many calls to you from those who lost their way and need your help in finding it again."
G4A9 "In the far country you were lost indeed, but you were not forgotten."

Quotes on "Loser"

T25J4 "IT sees a resolution as a state in which it is DECIDED who shall win and who shall lose; HOW MUCH the one shall take, and HOW MUCH can the loser still defend."
W153L12 "His game instructs in happiness because there is no loser."

Quotes on "Loses"

T1B27E "The Soul never loses its communion with God."
T2E8 "The mind is a very powerful creator, and it never loses its creative force."
T2E52 "However, it loses this special state as long as any of its parts are missing."
T7G2 "This loses the awareness of being; induces feelings of unreality; and results in utter confusion."
T8J5 "This loses the ability to communicate, simply because confused communication DOES NOT MEAN ANYTHING."
T15G1 "If you seek for satisfaction in gratifying your needs as YOU perceive them, you MUST believe that strength comes from ANOTHER, and that WHAT YOU GAIN HE LOSES."
T15K2 "In His Presence, the whole IDEA of sacrifice loses ALL meaning."
T16E4 "And when they find the fear of death is still upon them, the "love" relationship loses the illusion that it IS what it is NOT."
T18H9 "This is the way in which sin loses ALL attraction RIGHT NOW."
T25H6 "For here is everything perceived as one, and no-one loses, that each one may gain."
T25H12 "The whole belief that someone loses but reflects the underlying tenet God must be insane."
T25H12 "For in this world it seems that one must gain BECAUSE another loses."
T25J3 "Be certain any answer to a problem the Holy Spirit solves will ALWAYS be one in which NO-ONE loses."
T26C2 "And, when the situation is worked out so NO-ONE loses, is the problem gone, because it was an error in perception, which now has been corrected."
T30H5 "In SINGLE purpose is the end of all ideas of sacrifice, which MUST assume a DIFFERENT purpose for the one who gains and him who loses."
W105L1 "It is impossible that one can gain because another loses."
W129L7 "Then close your eyes upon the world you see, and in the silent darkness watch the lights that are not of this world light one by one until where one begins, another ends, loses all meaning as they blend in one."
P4C2 "The therapist who would do this loses the name of healer, for he could never understand what healing is."

Quotes on "Losing"

T2A4 "No Child of God is capable of losing this ability, because it is inherent in what he IS."
T4F10 "Helen has the advantage of great effort, but she keeps losing sight of the goal."
T5B4 "If you can accept the concept that the world IS one of ideas, the whole belief in the false association which the ego has made between giving and LOSING is gone."
T5B4 "How, then, is it possible that giving and losing can be meaningfully associated?"
T8E13 "When you imprison yourself, you are losing sight of your true identification with me and with the Father."
T9I12 "Are you REALLY afraid of losing THIS?"
T12D6 "For unless you learn that PAST pain is delusional, you are choosing a future of delusions, and losing the endless opportunities which you COULD find for release in the present."
T16B4 "And He will teach you how to meet BOTH, without losing either."
T16G4 "On this side of the bridge, you see the world of separate bodies, seeking to join each other in SEPARATE UNIONS, and to become one BY LOSING."
T18G15 "You go where you would be; GAINING, NOT losing, a sense of self."
T19C2 "It assumes the Son of God IS guilty, and has thus SUCCEEDED in losing his innocence, and making himself what God created NOT."
T19F2 "The messengers of fear are harshly ordered to seek out guilt, and cherish every scrap of evil and sin that they can find, losing none of them on pain of death, and laying them respectfully before their lord and master."
T21D5 "For faith, perception, and belief YOU made, as means for LOSING certainty, and finding sin."
T25J3 "When ANYONE is seen as losing, HE HAS BEEN CONDEMNED."
T28G4 "No-one can suffer if he does NOT see himself attacked, AND LOSING BY ATTACK."
W35L6 ""I see myself as losing out.""
W37L2 "Nor will he have any idea why he is losing."
W98L5 "You have made a thousand losing bargains at the least."
W200L2 "Attempt no more to win through losing, nor to die to live."
M14A2 "By seeking after such things the mind associates itself with the body, obscuring its identity and losing sight of what it really is."
M28A1 "Is it not madness to think of life as being born, aging, losing vitality, and dying in the end?"

Quotes on "Lack"

T1B3B "This explains the first point related to the lack of order."
T1B8 "They supply a lack, and are performed by those who have more for those who have less."
T1B16A "They simultaneously increase the reserve strength of the giver, and supply the lack of strength in the receiver."
T1B23C "While you did not cancel Esther's sin (later defined as "lack of love") you DID cancel out its EFFECTS."
T1B23D "When I can tell her, she will be afraid for a long time, because she will remember many things, consciously or unconsciously, including the Shield report, a lack of love which you cancelled out in advance by a miracle of devotion."
T1B23E "lack of love) which human beings could not otherwise correct."
T1B23H "You now share MY inability to tolerate the lack of love in yourself and in everyone else, and MUST join the GREAT CRUSADE to correct it."
T1B24I "Sex is often associated with lack of love, but Revelation is PURELY a love experience."
T1B29A "By atoning for lack, it establishes perfect protection."
T1B30D "Contradictions in MY word mean lack of understanding, or scribal failures, which I make every effort to correct."
T1B30R ""Casting spells" merely means "affirming error", and error is lack of love."
T1B30S "Some slips reach consciousness from the un-Christ-controlled subconscious, and betray a lack of love.)"
T1B33B "Darkness is lack of light."
T1B35D "Tell him that the implied lack of love that his version contains is WAY off the Mark, and misses the level of right thinking entirely."
T1B36A "It thus corrects (or atones for) the faulty perception of lack."
T1B36F "You can't behave appropriately unless you perceive accurately, because appropriate behavior DEPENDS on lack of level confusion."
T1B36M "The fury comes from your awareness that you do not love Jonathan as you should, and you narrow your lack of love by centering your hate on trivial behavior in an attempt to protect him from it."
T1B37A "A MAJOR contribution of miracles is their strength in releasing man from his misplaced sense of isolation, deprivation, and lack."
T1B37AB "Hostility, triumph, vengeance, self-debasement, and all sort of expressions of the lack of love are often VERY clearly seen in the accompanying fantasies."
T1B40C "Whenever it is NOT done an experience of lack results."
T1B40C "This is because NOT doing the will of God IS a lack of self."
T1B40S "To channelize DOES have a "narrowing down" connotation, though NOT in the sense of lack."
T1B41AG "This particular set of notes will be the only one which deals with the concept of "lack", because while the concept does not exist in the Creation of God, it is VERY apparent in the creations of man."
T1B41AH "A need implies lack, by definition."
T1B41AN "Separation from God is the only lack he really needs to correct."
T1B41AP "correct the lack fallacy, but it WILL correct the NEED fallacy."
T1B41AP "Unified need produces unified action, because it produces lack of ambivalence."
T1B41AU "You and Bill both chose your present sex partners shamefully, and would have to atone for the lack of love which was involved in any case."
T1B41BA "The lack of love (or faulty need-orientation) which led to your particular person (not OBJECT) choices CAN BE corrected within the existent framework, and would HAVE to be in the larger interest of overall progress."
T1C10 "The fact that they usually interfere with good interpersonal relationships can be interpreted, in this culture, as a lack of sophistication on the part of the OTHER (not the self), and this induces a false feeling of confidence in the solution, based on reliability NOT validity."
T1C10 "As a compromise solution, the ILLUSION of interpersonal relating is preserved, along with the retention of the lack of love component."
T2A5 "Whenever projection in its inappropriate sense is utilized, it ALWAYS implies that some emptiness (or lack of everything) must exist, and that it is within man's ability to put his own ideas there INSTEAD of the truth."
T2A31 "You are perfectly unaffected by ALL expressions of lack of love."
T2A32 "It enables you to remain unshaken by lack of love from without, and capable, through your own miracles of correcting the external conditions, which proceed from lack of love in others."
T2B17 "This establishes the total lack of threat anywhere."
T2B56 "He said he was "VERY pleased at the COMPARATIVE lack of fear, and also the concomitant awareness that it WAS misperception."
T2C16 "This reflected two levels of confidence lack, one in My readiness to heal, and the other in his own willingness to give.)"
T2E2 "Fear arises from lack of love."
T2E2 "The ONLY remedy for lack of love is perfect love."
T2E9 "On the other hand, many other expressions are clear expressions of the prevailing LACK of awareness of thought-power."
T2E46 "We have already said that the basic conflict is one between love and fear, and that the proper organization of the psyche rests on a lack of level confusion."
T3C31 "This is because illiteracy does not necessarily imply any lack of love, and in Cayce's case very definitely did not."
T3C33 "The lack of integration which this split state implies is clearly shown in certain off-the-mark detours into areas such as the effects of stones on the mind, and some curious symbolic attempt to integrate churches and glands."
T3D4 "Whenever you lack confidence in what someone else will do, you are attesting to your belief that he is not in his Right Mind."
T3F9 "You can be right-minded or wrong-minded, and this is subject to degrees, a fact which clearly demonstrates a lack of association with knowledge."
T3G2 "When you make something, you make it first out of a sense of lack or need, and second, out of a something that already exists."
T3G2 "When you make something to fill a perceived lack, which is obviously why you would make anything, you are tacitly implying that you believe in the Separation."
T3G12 ""Lack of lack" is a concept which is meaningless to a perceiver, because the ability to perceive at all RESTS ON lack."
T3G17 "Since perception rests on lack, those who perceive have not totally accepted the Atonement and given over themselves to truth."
T3G33 "There are times when this strange lack of real courtesy appears to be a form of humility."
T4B5 "They are in the SAME order of learning, and unless they SHARE their lessons they will lack conviction."
T4C5 "Being incapable of appropriate concreteness perceptually, because her ego is not her natural home, she suffers from its intrusions, but NOT from complete lack of knowledge."
T4C6 "Her virtual lack of astigmatism is due to her real efforts at objectivity and fairness."
T4D21 "Any distinction in this respect is meaningful only when the idea of getting, which implies a lack, has already BEEN accepted."
T4E10 "Your lack of vitality is due to your former marked effort at solving your needless depression and anxiety through disinterest."
T4F3 "A crucial source of the ego's off-balance state is its lack of discrimination between impulses from God and from the body."
T4F18 "The lack of surprise, however, is NOT a sign of understanding."
T5G8 "The ego does not perceive sin as a lack of love."
T5G8 "This is an interpretation which is necessary to its survival, because as soon as YOU regard it as a LACK, you will automatically attempt to remedy the situation."
T5I18 "Whenever you are not wholly joyous, it is because you have reacted with a lack of love to some Soul which God created."
T6E13 "To teach is to imply a lack which God KNOWS is not there."
T6F5 "The Holy Spirit NEVER itemizes errors, because He does not frighten children, and those who lack wisdom ARE children."
T6G13 "It should be clear that the recognition of the lack of order in miracles has not yet been accepted, because NOTHING is difficult that is WHOLLY DESIRED."
T7H3 "What you deny you LACK, not because it IS lacking, but because you have denied it in another, and therefore are not aware of it in YOU."
T7L4 "There are no exceptions to this lesson because the lack of exceptions IS the lesson."
T9B1 "But it is more than merely lack of correction for him."
T9F8 "Lack of knowledge of ANY kind is ALWAYS associated with UNWILLINGNESS to know, and produces a TOTAL lack of knowledge, simply because KNOWLEDGE is total."
T9G4 "Even the faintest hint of your reality literally drives the ego from your mind, because of the complete lack of investment in it."
T9I2 "But to give up the dissociation of REALITY brings more than merely lack of fear."
T10H17 "It is only their LACK OF UNDERSTANDING that frightens them, and when they learn to perceive truly, they are not afraid."
T11D1 "For poverty is lack, and there is but one lack, since there is but one need."
T12B5 "You HAVE seen its results and you STILL lack faith in it."
T13D14 "Could I, then, lack faith in you, and love Him perfectly?"
T14F4 "What is more difficult to grasp is the lack of order of magnitude, which stamps the miracle as something that MUST come from elsewhere, NOT from here."
T14F4 "You have experienced the lack of competition among your thoughts, which, even though they may conflict, can occur to you together, and in great numbers."
T14F9 "For their teacher is senseless, though careful to conceal this fact behind a lot of words that sound impressive, but which lack ANY consistent sense when they are put together."
T14F10 "For form is not enough for meaning, and the underlying LACK of content, makes a cohesive system impossible."
T14F10 "But when two or more JOIN TOGETHER in searching for truth, the ego can no longer defend its lack of content."
T15F6 "Unless you had seen yourself as WITHOUT love, you COULD not have judged them to be LIKE you in lack."
T16G3 "The Great Rays would establish the total LACK of value of the special relationship, IF THEY WERE SEEN."
T17B1 "Very simply, your lack of faith in the Power that heals ALL pain, arises from YOUR wish to retain some ASPECTS of reality FOR FANTASY."
T17C5 "And what SEEMED ugly, in the darkness of your LACK of reason, is suddenly released to loveliness."
T17G8 "The substitutes for ASPECTS of the situation are the witnesses to your LACK of faith."
T17G8 "The problem WAS this lack of faith."
T17H2 "And it is their INTRUSION on the relationship, an error in YOUR thoughts ABOUT the situation, that then became the JUSTIFICATION for your lack of faith."
T17H4 "If you lack faith in ANYONE to fulfill, AND PERFECTLY, his part in ANY situation dedicated IN ADVANCE to truth, YOUR dedication is divided."
T17H6 "And you lack faith in HIM, because of what YOU were."
T17I5 "Fail him not now, for it has been given you to realize what your lack of faith in him MUST mean to YOU."
T18G15 "In these instants of release from physical restrictions, you experience much of what happens in the holy instant; the lifting of the barriers of time and space, the sudden experience of peace and joy, and, above all, the LACK of awareness of the body, and of the questioning WHETHER OR NOT ALL THIS IS POSSIBLE."
T18I8 "Its total lack of limit IS its meaning."
T20C1 "Yet still the gift proclaims his worthlessness to YOU, as his acceptance and delight acknowledges the lack of value HE places on himself."
T20H7 "To see the body is the sign that you LACK vision, and have DENIED the means the Holy Spirit offers you, to serve HIS purpose."
T21D5 "It is impossible that the Son of God LACK faith."
T21D5 "Faithlessness is not a lack of FAITH, but faith in NOTHING."
T21D5 "Faith given to illusions does NOT lack power, for, BY it, does the Son of God believe that he is powerless."
T22A3 "Each one has looked within, and seen NO lack."
T22B1 "And where, you wonder, does your strange uneasiness, your sense of being disconnected, and your haunting fear of lack of meaning in yourself arise?"
T22G3 "The LACK of contradiction makes the soft transition from means to end as easy as is the shift from hate to gratitude before forgiving eyes."
T23C20 "Yet both are judgments on what is NOT life, equal in their inaccuracy and lack of meaning."
T23C21 "And lack of faith in love, in ANY form, attests to chaos AS REALITY."
T24C1 "It is ESTABLISHED by a lack seen in another, and maintained by searching for and keeping clear in sight all lacks it can perceive."
T24E1 "Specialness is a lack of trust in anyone except yourself."
T24F1 "Nor is it possible that you can wish for something, and LACK faith that it is so."
T24F7 "His perfect LACK of specialness He offers you, that you may save all living things from death, receiving from each one the gift of Life that your forgiveness offers to your Self."
T24G2 "Without you, there would be a lack in God, a Heaven incomplete, a Son without a Father."
T24G13 "Out of His LACK of conflict comes your peace."
T25G7 "Think not you lack a special value here."
T25I4 "It is NOT just that one should lack for what another has."
T26B1 "It is a picture of a COMPLETE disunity and total LACK of joining."
T26E1 "It translates the world of sin into a simple world, where justice can be reflected from BEYOND the gate behind which total lack of limits lies."
T27F2 "The ONLY thing that is required for a healing is a lack of fear."
T27G1 "And they share the lack of meaning that their PURPOSE has."
T28H1 "For there is no lack in him."
T28H1 "An empty space, a little gap, would BE a lack."
T29B4 "You do not fear its weakness, but its lack of strength OR weakness."
T29E1 "Their EQUAL lack of truth becomes the basis for the miracle, which MEANS that you have understood that dreams are dreams, and that escape depends, NOT on the dream, but ONLY on awaking."
T29H4 "For you believe that you can suffer lack, and lack IS death."
T30B8 "This final step is but acknowledgment of LACK of opposition to be helped."
T30G8 "Forgiveness rests on recognizing this, and being GLAD there cannot be some forms of sickness which the miracle must LACK the power to heal."
T31E8 "Thus are the Holy Spirit's lesson plans arranged in easy steps, that, though there be some lack of ease at times, and some distress, there is no shattering of what was learned, but just a re-translation of what seems to be the evidence on its behalf."
W10L2 "The emphasis is now on the lack of reality of what you think you think."
W19L4 "Lack of order in this connection will ultimately make the recognition of lack of order in miracles meaningful to you."
W27L2 "If you become uneasy by the lack of reservation involved, add: "Vision has no cost to anyone.""
W51L2 "I am willing to recognize the lack of validity in my judgments because I want to see."
W69L4 "Therefore you do not attempt to go through them and past them, which is the only way in which you would be really convinced of their lack of substance."
W92L5 "It sees that lack in anyone would be a lack in all, and so it gives its light that all may see, and benefit as one."
W95L4 "You have seen the extent of your lack of mental discipline, and of your need for mind training."
W98L7 "He will give the words you use in practicing today's idea the deep conviction and the certainty you lack."
W140R42 "Lack of forgiveness blocks this Thought from his awareness."
W140R43 "Let us begin our preparation with some understanding of the many forms in which the lack of true forgiveness may be carefully concealed."
W159L6 "No lack unsatisfied, no need unmet, within this golden treasury of Christ."
W163L1 "It may appear as sadness, fear, anxiety or doubt; as anger, faithlessness and lack of trust; concern for bodies, envy, and all forms in which the wish to be as you are not may come to tempt you."
W181L1 "Trusting your brothers is essential to establishing and holding up your faith in your ability to transcend doubt and lack of sure conviction in yourself."
W184L4 "And a lack of space, a sense of unity or vision which sees differently become the threats which it must overcome, conflict with and deny."
W187L2 "And you do not lack for proof that when you give ideas away, you strengthen them in your own mind."
W194L4 "And so you are not asked to understand the lack of sequence really found in time."
W194L7 "He is sure that his perception may be faulty, but will never lack correction."
W200R65 "There is but one exception to this lack of structuring."
M5B3 "It seems as if things are being taken away, and it is rarely understood initially that their lack of value is merely being recognized."
M5B3 "How can lack of value be perceived unless the perceiver is in a position where he must see things in a different light?"
M5D1 "Judgment implies a lack of trust, and trust remains the bedrock of the teacher of God's whole thought system."
M5K1 "Open-mindedness comes with lack of judgment."
M8A4 "One of the more difficult temptations to recognize is that to doubt a healing because of the appearance of continuing symptoms is a mistake in the form of lack of trust."
M16A3 "You who are sometimes sad and sometimes angry; who sometimes feel your just due is not given you, and your best efforts meet with lack of appreciation and even with contempt; give up these foolish thoughts."
M17A2 "They are not yet ready for such lack of structuring on their own part."
M25A6 "Atonement might be equated with total escape from the past and total lack of interest in the future."
P4B4 "Both must have denied their perfection, for their very need for each other implies a sense of lack."
S1C1 "At that level prayer is merely wanting, out of a sense of scarcity and lack."
S1C7 "There is no asking, for there is no lack."
S3C2 "But the cause remains, and will not lack effects."
G3A2 "It is not God Who asks a price of him, but having drawn a veil across the truth, he now must let the veil be drawn away so that its lack of substance can be seen."
G3A3 "Find these and do not waken from the dream, for it can give you what you think you lack."
G4A3 "How can you give to Him Who has no lack, no need, no emptiness, no unlit place which needs a light that you can offer Him?"

Quotes on "Lacking"

T1B41AI "Until the Separation, which is a better term than the Fall, nothing was lacking."
T1B41AN "But his Separation would never have occurred if he had not distorted his perception of truth, and thus perceived himself as lacking."
T3C26 "Cayce could not see the Atonement as totally lacking in sacrifice at ANY level."
T5F16 "Everything YOU think that is not through the Holy Spirit IS lacking."
T7H8 "Do not share their delusions of scarcity, or you will perceive YOURSELF as lacking."
T12G9 "In YOUR world you DO need things, because it is a world of scarcity in which you find yourself BECAUSE you are lacking."
T15K10 "Nothing will be lacking, and you will MAKE COMPLETE, and NOT destroy."
T17F11 "And He has NOT been lacking in appreciation for all you have done for Him, nor does He see the mistakes at all."
T17H3 "Only what YOU have not given CAN be lacking in ANY situation."
T30H7 "It is but your INTERPRETATIONS which are lacking in stability."
W42L7 "The idea for today is a beginning step in bringing thoughts together and teaching you that what you are studying is a unified thought system in which nothing is lacking that is needed, and nothing is included that is contradictory or irrelevant."
W102L2 "It offers nothing, and does not exist, and everything you think it offers you is lacking in existence like itself."
W154L12 "You have heard this said a hundred ways, and yet belief is lacking still."
W191L1 "What could it be but vicious and afraid, fearful of shadows, punitive and wild, lacking all reason, blind, insane and sad?"
M20A4 "Onto this, - a judgment wholly lacking in condemnation; an evaluation based entirely on love, - you have projected your injustice, giving God the lens of warped perception through which you look."
P3F4 "And two come very close to God in this attempt, however limited, however lacking in sincerity."

Quotes on ""

T1B22T "BIBLICAL QUOTATION: "If you are ashamed of me before men, I will be ashamed of you before God," (Helen Schucman ?"
T1B35C "He should stop interpreting this as "all except Bill " This is ridiculous!"
T1B40Q "You must be READY to listen WILLING to learn and ABLE to do"
T1B41AA "These were turned to secret rather than shared advantage, depriving it (?)"
T2E6 "( I object at this point to the use of plural verb with a properly singular subject - - Helen Schucman - - and remember that last time in a very similar sentence, He said it correctly and I remembered it with real pleasure."
T3E1 "24, Helen Schucman had sudden flash of illumination and very much wanted to offer prayer for Bill, which she did as follows: "Jesus, help me see my brother (Bill ) as he really is, and thus release both him and me.""
T20D3 "Their looking merely asked a question, and it was WHAT THEY SAW that answered ."
T30B7 " Now you have changed your mind about the day, and have REMEMBERED what you really want."
W4L3 "It is like the things I see in this room (or wherever you are)" "
W10L4 " The exercises consist, as before, in searching your mind for all the thoughts which are available to you, without selection or judgment."
W13L4 "Then close your eyes and conclude with: "A meaningless world engenders fear because I think I am in competition with God.""
W17L2 " "I do not see a neutral body, because my thoughts about bodies are not neutral.""
W18L3 " Conclude the practice period by repeating the more general statement: "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of my seeing.""
W18L3 " A minute or so or even less will be sufficient."
W25L6 " Say this quite slowly, without shifting your eyes until you have completed the statement."
W26L8 " Conclude each practice period by repeating today's idea once more."
W34L5 " If the inroads on your peace of mind take the form of more generalized adverse emotions, such as depression, anxiety or worry, use the idea in its original form."
W37L4 "Then close your eyes and apply the idea to any person who occurs to you, using his name and saying: "My holiness blesses you, (name)" "
W38L4 " "In the situation involving ____ in which ____ sees himself, there is nothing my holiness cannot do.""
W38L5 " The purpose of today's exercises is to begin to instill in you a sense that you have dominion over all things because of what you are."
W46L5 " Then devote the remainder of the practice period to offering related ideas such as: "God is the Love with which I love myself.""
W65L6 " You need not use these exact words, but try to get a sense of being willing to have your illusions of purpose be replaced by truth."
W66L5 " Try to see the logic in this sequence, even if you do not accept the conclusion."
W69L8 " Also, be sure to tell yourself: "If I hold this grievance, the light of the world will be hidden from me," if you are tempted to hold anything against anyone today."
W75L8 " Should you be tempted, say to anyone who seems to pull you back to darkness: "The light has come."
W98L8 "Today you practice with Him, as you say: "I will accept my part in God's plan for salvation.""
W140L12 " Speak to us, Father, that we may be healed.""
W140L12 " And we will feel salvation cover us with soft protection, and with peace so deep that no illusion can disturb our minds, nor offer proof to us that it is real."
W140R42 " This is a fact and represents the truth of What you are and What your Father is."
W141L1 " 121) "Forgiveness is the key to happiness.""
W141L2 " 122) "Forgiveness offers everything I want.""
W142L1 " 123) "I thank my Father for His gifts to me.""
W142L2 " 124) "Let me remember I am one with God.""
W143L1 " 125) "In quiet I receive God's Word today.""
W143L2 " 126) "All that I give is given to myself.""
W144L1 " 127) "There is no love but God's.""
W144L2 " 128) "The world I see has nothing that I want.""
W145L1 " 129) "Beyond this world there is a world I want.""
W145L2 " 130) "It is impossible to see two worlds.""
W146L1 " 131) "No one can fail who asks to reach the truth.""
W146L2 " 132) "I loose the world from all I thought it was.""
W147L1 " 133) "I will not value what is valueless.""
W147L2 " 134) "Let me perceive forgiveness as it is.""
W148L1 " 135) "If I defend myself I am attacked.""
W148L2 " 136) "Sickness is a defense against the truth.""
W149L1 " 137) "When I am healed I am not healed alone.""
W149L2 " 138) "Heaven is the decision I must make.""
W150L1 " 139) "I will accept Atonement for myself.""
W150L2 " 140) "Only salvation can be said to cure.""
W163L9 "And we abide where You have placed us, in the Life we share with You and with all living things, to be like You and part of You forever."
W171L1 " 151) "All things are echoes of the Voice of God.""
W171L2 " 152) "The power of decision is my own.""
W172L1 " 153) "In my defenselessness my safety lies.""
W172L2 " 154) "I am among the ministers of God.""
W173L1 " 155) "I will step back and let Him lead the way.""
W173L2 " 156) "I walk with God in perfect holiness.""
W174L1 " 157) "Into His Presence would I enter now.""
W174L2 " 158) "Today I learn to give as I receive.""
W175L1 " 159) "I give the miracles I have received.""
W175L2 " 160) "I am at home."
W176L1 " 161) "Give me your blessing, holy Son of God.""
W176L2 " 162) "I am as God created me.""
W177L1 " 163) "There is no death."
W177L2 " 164) "Now are we One with Him Who is our Source.""
W178L1 " 165) "Let not my mind deny the Thought of God.""
W178L2 " 166) "I am entrusted with the gifts of God.""
W179L1 " 167) "There is one life, and that I share with God.""
W179L2 " 168) "Your grace is given me."
W180L1 " 169) "By grace I live."
W180L2 " 170) "There is no cruelty in God and none in me.""
W193L13 " To every apprehension, every care, and every form of suffering repeat these selfsame words."
W200R63 " The day begins and ends with this."
W200R66 "I choose instead ."
W200R66 ". .""
W200R66 " And then repeat the idea for the day, and let it take the place of what you thought."
W201L1 " 181) "I trust my brothers, who are one with me.""
W202L1 " 182) "I will be still a moment and go home.""
W203L1 " 183) "I call upon God's Name and on my own.""
W204L1 " 184) "The Name of God is my inheritance.""
W205L1 " 185) "I want the peace of God.""
W206L1 " 186) "Salvation of the world depends on me.""
W207L1 " 187) "I bless the world because I bless myself.""
W208L1 " 188) "The peace of God is shining in me now.""
W209L1 " 189) "I feel the Love of God within me now.""
W210L1 " 190) "I choose the joy of God instead of pain.""
W211L1 " 191) "I am the holy Son of God Himself.""
W212L1 " 192) "I have a function God would have me fill.""
W213L1 " 193) "All things are lessons God would have me learn.""
W216L1 " 196) "It can be but myself I crucify.""
W219L1 " 199) "I am not a body."
W220L1 " 200) "There is no peace except the peace of God.""
W224L2 " "My Name, oh Father, still is known to You."
W242L2 " And You will give us everything we want and that will help us find the way to You.""
W249L2 " "Father, we would return our minds to you."
W265L2 " "In quiet would I look upon the world, which but reflects Your Thoughts and mine as well."
W308L2 " "Thanks for this instant, Father."
W319L2 " "Father, Your Will is total, and the goal that stems from It shares Its totality."
W330L2 " "Father, Your Son can not be hurt."
W333L2 " "Father, forgiveness is the light You chose to shine away all conflict and all doubt, and light the way for our return to You."
W334L2 " "I seek but the eternal."
W335L2 " "What could restore Your memory to me except to see my brother's sinlessness?"
W340L1 " For he will hear Your Voice directing him to find Christ's vision through forgiveness, and be free forever from all suffering."
W365EP5 " We trust our ways to Him and say "Amen.""
M18A8 " Into this hopeless situation God sends His teachers."
M23A1 " Healing and Atonement are not related; they are identical."
M30A8 " FINIS"
P4B6 " It is in the instant that the therapist forgets to judge the patient that healing occurs."
S1F3 " And so he is in truth."

Quotes on "Lack"

Quotes on "Lacks"

T1B37AE "It still lacks water, which is why it IS a desert (Bring up that dream about the Bluebird."
T1B41AM "what he LACKS."
T5F16 "That is because only the complete can think completely, and the thinking of God lacks nothing."
T19C2 "For sin entails an arrogance which the idea of error lacks."
T26F10 "You are like to one who still hallucinates, but lacks conviction in what he perceives."
T28H3 "The body can be made a home like this BECAUSE it lacks foundation in the truth."
T29H2 "This is the purpose he bestows upon the body; that it seek for what he lacks, and GIVE him what would make himself complete."
T29I2 "They have the power to supply your lacks, and add the value which you do not have."
W44L3 "It embodies precisely what the untrained mind lacks."
W102L1 "It has not gone as yet, but lacks the roots that once secured it tightly to the dark and hidden secret places of your mind."
W135L10 "For you have seen in it the faults, the weaknesses, the limits and the lacks from which you think the body must be saved."
W167L6 "For mind creates all things that are, and cannot give them attributes it lacks, nor change its own eternal, mindful state."
W250L1 "Let me not try to obscure the holy light in him, and see his strength diminished and reduced to frailty; nor perceive the lacks in him with which I would attack his sovereignty."
M5C1 "There is nothing you say that contradicts what you think or do; no thought opposes any other thought; no act belies your word; and no word lacks agreement with another."
P4C4 "If their relationship is to be holy, whatever one needs is given by the other; whatever one lacks the other supplies."

Quotes on "Need"

T1B4B "You will know all you need to know."
T1B23E "The reason why YOU come before me is because I do not need miracles for my own Atonement, but I stand at the end in case YOU fail temporarily."
T1B23F "Miracles need freedom from fear."
T1B24B "The Children need both strength and help."
T1B27E "Only the mind and body need Atonement."
T1B30N "(Tell Bill when he is afraid of Possession, he need only remember that error cannot really threaten Truth, which ALWAYS can withstand its assaults."
T1B30Z "You who are in the image of the Father need bow only to HIM, before whom I kneel with you."
T1B33C "Those who perceive and acknowledge that they have everything have no need for driven behavior of any kind."
T1B34 "Children do NOT belong to parents, but they DO need to share their greater abundance."
T1B36I "Bill and you need considerable clarification of the channel role."
T1B36O "What the revelation's proper content was that those "who change their mind" (not name) about destruction (or hate) do not need to die."
T1B40AC "When man can return to his original form of communication with God by direct REVELATION, the need for miracles is over."
T1B41A "The miracle is a learning device which lessens the need for time."
T1B41I "ASIDE Tell Bill he is right in providing you with the consistent strength you need to get, and he needs to offer."
T1B41I "He will need your help then, as you need his strength now."
T1B41J "Note that you DO NOT need his help as a scribe, because you developed this ability by your own efforts, and finally placed them at MY disposal."
T1B41J "When he gains this through his own efforts, he will need your help in a very unexpected way."
T1B41N "But do not underestimate the power of special agents now, or the great need there is for them."
T1B41AE "This is an example of the "need to know" principle, which was established by the Plan of Atonement long before CIA."
T1B41AF "A psychologist does NOT need a lesson on the hierarchy of needs as such, but like everyone else, he DOES need to understand his own."
T1B41AO "The concept of ANY sort of need HIERARCHY arose because, having made this fundamental error, he had already fragmented himself into levels with DIFFERENT needs."
T1B41AO "As he integrates, HE becomes one, and his ONE need becomes one accordingly."
T1B41AQ "The concept of need hierarchy, a corollary to the original error, requires correction at its OWN level, before the error of levels itself can be corrected."
T1B41AR "As long as man KNEW he did not need anything, the whole device was unnecessary."
T1B41AS "The need to know is not safely under man's control at this time."
T1C18 "This strange error occurs when people DO understand the need for Universal communication, but have contaminated it with possession fallacies."
T2B39 "You can save a lot of time, however, if you do not need to extend this step unduly."
T2B45 "The Atonement was built into the space-time belief in order to set a limit on the need for the belief, and ultimately to make learning complete."
T2B48 "As long as there is need for Atonement, there is need for time."
T2B63 "They generally see this as a need to protect the body from external intrusion (or intruding), and this kind of misperception is largely responsible for the homosexual fallacy, as well as your own pregnancy fears."
T2B63 ""Anal" fallacies are more of a refusal to give, while oral fantasies emphasize a distorted need to take."
T2B70 "The mind then realizes, with increasing certitude, that delay is only a way of increasing unnecessary pain, which it need not tolerate at all."
T2C6 "If it can be made clear that the mind, which is the only level of creation, cannot create beyond itself, then neither confusion need occur."
T2C15 "However, as a creative act, the miracle need not await the Right-Mindedness of the receiver."
T2C17 "If the miracle worker DOES accept it, he places himself in the position to recognize that those who need to be healed are simply those who have NOT done so."
T2C19 "Discomfort is aroused only to bring the need to correct forcibly into awareness."
T2C21 "Since his own thinking is faulty, he cannot see the Atonement himself, or he would have no need for charity at all."
T2D7 "You do not need guidance EXCEPT at the mind-level."
T2E4 "It is obvious, then, that when you are afraid you have placed yourself in a position where you NEED Atonement BECAUSE you have DONE something loveless because you WILLED without love."
T2E4 "The need for the remedy inspired its CREATION."
T2E5 "As long as you recognize only the NEED for the remedy, you will remain fearful."
T2E37 "This entails a full realization of the basic fact that, although man has miscreated in a very real sense, he need neither continue to do so, nor to suffer from his past errors in this respect."
T2E47 "In fact, it asserts the power of fear by the simple assumption that it need be mastered at all."
T3A2 "B is better at understanding the need to study the notes than you are, but neither of you realizes that many of the problems you keep being faced with may ALREADY have been solved there."
T3A7 "The VALUE of the experience depends on the need of each particular learner."
T3A15 "The following is the only detailed description which need be written down as to how error interferes with preparation."
T3A19 "B's original slight to Dora, because of his own need to get home as he perceived it, stopped him from benefiting from the time-saving device of the miracle."
T3A30 "Whenever ANY invitation to join others in a gracious way is offered, it should ALWAYS be met with respect, although it need not always be accepted."
T3A31 "The lunch need not have entailed either mental or physical strain for him, and no "need to escape" should have arisen."
T3A31 "Bill will continue to experience this need from time to time, until he is willing to realize that there is nothing he needs or wants to escape from."
T3B1 "The miracle abolishes the need for lower order concerns."
T3C12 "If you can accept the ONE GENERALIZATION NOW, there will be no need to learn from many smaller lessons."
T3C25 "It is obvious that Cayce himself was not able to transcend the misperceptions of the need for sacrifice, or he could not possibly have been willing to sacrifice himself."
T3F10 "Only the sick NEED healing."
T3F10 "The Soul does not need healing, but the mind DOES."
T3F17 "This is why perception involves an exchange, or a translation, which knowledge does NOT need."
T3G8 "When we say "the truth shall set you free," we mean that all this kind of thinking is a waste of time, but that you are free of the need of engaging in it."
T3G14 "You who are really one with it need but know YOURSELF and your knowledge is complete."
T3G17 "Perception IS a separated state, and the perceiver DOES need healing."
T3G37 "The confusion here is only because they do not gain the same things, because they do not NEED the same things."
T3H4 "You do not need it to organize your life, and you certainly do not need it to organize yourselves."
T4B10 "The Soul need not be taught, but the ego MUST."
T4B14 "Every good teacher hopes to give his students so much of his own thinking that they will one day no longer need him."
T4B17 "But my goal will always be to absolve you finally from the need for a teacher."
T4B35 "I need devoted teachers as much as I need devoted priestesses."
T4B35 "The Soul is far beyond the need of your protection OR mine."
T4B36 "The Biblical quotation should read "In this world you need NOT have tribulation BECAUSE I have overcome the world.""
T4B39 "I never make them lightly, because I know the need my brothers have for trust."
T4C3 "This willfulness is so apparent that Bill need only perceive it to see that is DOES happen."
T4C4 "I would therefore like to use your present state as an example of how the mind can work, provided you both fully recognize that it need not work that way."
T4C7 "You forget the love that even animals have for their own offspring, and the need they feel to protect them."
T4C10 "You who will be the strength of God are quite weak, and you who will be God's help are clearly in need of help."
T4C12 "You have no sense of real self-preservation and are very likely to decide that you need precisely what would hurt you most."
T4C15 "His ego was a very weak and deprived concept, which could function ONLY as a thing in need."
T4C23 "The term "salvation" does NOT apply to the Soul, which is not in danger and does not need to be salvaged."
T4C26 "It need hardly be said that an attempt to relate the unrelated cannot succeed."
T4C27 "This is why we need not trouble ourselves with inventiveness."
T4D8 "The reason you need my help is because you have repressed your own guide, and therefore need guidance."
T4E3 "When your mood tells you that you have willed wrongly, and this is so whenever you are not joyous, then KNOW this need not be."
T4E6 "When you are sad, KNOW that this NEED NOT BE."
T4E7 "When you are anxious, KNOW that all anxiety comes from the capriciousness of the ego, and NEED NOT BE."
T4E15 "To the ego's dark glass you need but say, "I will not look there because I KNOW these images are not true.""
T4G19 "He does not need to go through the same course in repression that you did, because he will give up his major misdefense AFTER he has rid himself of the lesser ones."
T4H3 "Its communication is controlled by its need to protect itself, and it will disrupt communication when it experiences threat."
T4H10 "God does not need revelation returned to Him, which would clearly be impossible, but He DOES want revelation brought to others."
T4I5 "A mind that recoils from a hurt body is in great need of rehabilitation itself."
T4I5 "ALL symptoms of hurt need true helpfulness, and whenever they are met with this, the mind that so meets them heals ITSELF."
T4I6 "The real limitations on clinical psychology, as it is evaluated by its followers at present, are not reflected by the attitudes of psychiatrists, or medical boards, or hospital administrators, even though most of them are sadly in need of rehabilitation themselves."
T4I7 "Rehabilitation is NOT concerned with the ego's fight for control, nor the ego's need to avoid and withdraw."
T5B9 "Before that, there was no need for healing and no-one was comfortless."
T5D2 "You ARE the Kingdom of Heaven, but you have let the belief in darkness enter your minds, and so you need a new light."
T5D3 "Before the separation you did not need guidance."
T5F13 "I cannot forget my need to teach what I have learned which arose in me BECAUSE I learned it."
T5H7 "We need cite only a few examples to see how the ego's interpretations have mislead you."
T5H15 "What you need to learn now is that only infinite patience CAN produce immediate effects."
T5I11 "You need be neither careful nor careless."
T5I11 "You need merely cast all your cares upon Him because He careth for YOU."
T5I14 "It reflects both the ego's need to separate, and your willingness to side with its separateness."
T5I16 "There is time for delay, but there need not be."
T6B2 "I also told you that the crucifixion was the last foolish journey that the Sonship need take, and that it should mean RELEASE from fear to anyone who understands it."
T6B8 "It should be noted that he did offer to defend me with the sword, which I naturally refused, not being at all in need of bodily protection."
T6B10 "We are still equal as learners, even though we need not have equal experiences."
T6B13 "If you will listen to His voice, you will know that you cannot either hurt or BE hurt, but that many need your blessing to help them hear this for themselves."
T6B13 "When you perceive only this need in them, and do not respond to any others, you will have learned of me, and be as eager to share your learning as I am."
T6B19 "I do not need gratitude any more than I needed protection."
T6B19 "But YOU need to develop your weakened ability to BE grateful, or you cannot appreciate God."
T6B19 "HE does not need your appreciation, but you DO."
T6C5 "This invites Atonement automatically, because Atonement IS the one need which is universal."
T6C11 "If it has never left Him, you need only perceive it AS IT IS to BE returned."
T6C12 "Yet it is surely clear that the perfect NEED nothing, and CANNOT experience perfection as a difficult accomplishment because that is what they ARE."
T6D5 "Once it can accept this fully, it does NOT see the need to PROTECT ITSELF."
T6E1 "If it meant you well, it would be glad, as the Holy Spirit will be glad when He has brought you home and you no longer need His guidance."
T6E4 "And the ego feels badly in need of allies, though not of brothers."
T6E11 "This would demonstrate that the perfect were inadequate to bring THEMSELVES to the awareness of their perfection, and thus side with the belief that those who have everything need help, and are therefore helpless."
T6F3 "Then you train them to RECOGNIZE THE DIFFERENCE between sleeping and waking, so that THEY will understand they need not be afraid of dreams."
T6F4 "He does not emphasize what you must avoid to escape from harm as much as what you need to learn to have joy."
T6G3 "Increasing motivation for change IN THE LEARNER is all that a teacher NEED do to GUARANTEE change."
T6H6 "By teaching you WHAT to choose, the Holy Spirit will ultimately be able to teach you that YOU NEED NOT CHOOSE AT ALL."
T6H14 "Only this can cancel out the NEED for effort, and call upon the BEING which you both HAVE and ARE."
T7B6 "When a brother perceives himself as sick, he IS perceiving himself as NOT WHOLE, and therefore IN NEED."
T7C11 "This needs no translation, because it is perfectly understood, but it DOES need extension because it MEANS extension."
T7E2 "We said before that the ego's friend is not part of you but that is because the ego perceives itself as at war and therefore in need of allies."
T7E3 "Do not underestimate your need to be vigilant AGAINST this idea, because ALL your conflicts come FROM it."
T7E8 "Truth can only be RECOGNIZED, and NEED only be recognized."
T7F1 "The effects of the ego's decision in this matter are so apparent that they need no elaboration here."
T7F1 "But the Holy Spirit's decision to use the body ONLY for communication has such direct connection with healing that it DOES need clarification."
T7F2 "Since the ego CANNOT obliterate the impulse to communicate because it is also the impulse to CREATE, it can only try to teach you that the BODY can both communicate AND create, and therefore DOES NOT NEED THE MIND."
T7F13 "That is why they need your remembrance of Me and Him who created Me."
T7G10 "While you believe that two totally contradictory thought systems SHARE truth, your need for vigilance is apparent."
T7H3 "His need is YOURS."
T7H3 "YOU need the blessing you can offer him."
T7H4 "You do NOT need God's blessing, because that you have forever."
T7H4 "But you DO need YOURS."
T8A1 "The need for the course is implicit in your objection."
T8A4 "THIS is the re-interpretation of reality which you must make to secure peace, and the ONLY one you need ever make."
T8D3 "That is why you need Him, and why God gave Him TO you."
T8E23 "I give it willingly and gladly, because I need YOU as much as you need ME."
T8G18 "Interfere with His purpose, and YOU NEED SALVATION."
T8H6 "It is a witness to your frailty, your vulnerability, and your extreme need to depend on external guidance."
T8H6 "The ego uses this as its best argument for your need for ITS guidance."
T8I2 "You need do so little, because It is so powerful that your little part WILL bring the whole to you."
T9B6 "You do not need to learn this."
T9B6 "But you DO need to learn to WANT this, and for THIS all learning was made."
T9B6 "This is the Holy Spirit's good use of an ability which you do not need, but which you HAVE made."
T9E7 "But while you still need healing, your miracles are the only witnesses to your reality THAT YOU CAN RECOGNIZE."
T9E7 "When you have learned that they ARE the same, the need for time is over."
T9K5 "It is BECAUSE you did not make yourselves, that you need be troubled by nothing."
T10B2 "I will lead you to your true Father, Who hath need of you, as I have."
T10B3 "You HAVE learned your need of healing."
T10B3 "Would you bring anything ELSE to the Sonship, KNOWING your need of it for yourself?"
T10C8 "YOUR willingness need not be perfect, because His IS."
T10D2 "God's Son is indeed in need of comfort, for he knows not what he does, believing his will is not his own."
T10E1 "Your Soul does not need salvation, but your mind needs to learn what salvation IS."
T10F1 "There is no need to shrink from illusions, for they cannot be dangerous."
T10F18 "Their silence is the sign that they have beheld God's Son, and in the Presence of Christ, THEY need demonstrate nothing, for Christ speaks to them of Himself and of His Father."
T10H6 "As long as you THINK YOU KNOW its meaning, you will see no need to ask it OF Him."
T10H7 "Instruction in perception is your great need, FOR YOU UNDERSTAND NOTHING."
T10H18 "For you do NOT understand them, and because you are deceived by what you see, you NEED reality to dispel your fears."
T11B2 "There is nothing to prevent you from recognizing ALL calls for help as exactly what they are, EXCEPT YOUR OWN PERCEIVED NEED TO ATTACK."
T11B2 "It is only THIS that makes you willing to engage in endless "battles" with reality, in which you DENY the reality of the need for healing by making IT unreal."
T11B4 "Would you maintain that you do not NEED it?"
T11B4 "The Holy Spirit does NOT need your help in interpreting motivation, but you DO need HIS."
T11B6 "But hear his call for the help of God, and you will recognize your OWN need for the Father."
T11B6 "Your interpretations of your brother's need is your interpretation of YOURS."
T11B6 "And if you perceive but one need in yourself, you WILL be healed."
T11B6 "For the sake of YOUR need, then, hear every call for help as what it is, so God can answer YOU."
T11B7 "For to RECOGNIZE fear is not enough to escape FROM it, although the recognition IS necessary to demonstrate the NEED for escape."
T11B7 "Yet we have repeatedly emphasized the need to recognize fear, and face it WITHOUT DISGUISE, as a crucial step in the undoing of the ego."
T11D1 "And because they are in need, it is given to you to help them, since you are among them."
T11D3 "If you had not invested AS THEY HAD, it would never occur to you to overlook their need."
T11E3 "YOU would HAVE to abandon its guidance, for it would be quite apparent that it had NOT taught you the response pattern you NEED."
T11F1 "The strong do not attack, because they see no need to do so."
T11F3 "You therefore HAVE no need to "equalize" the situation to ESTABLISH your strength."
T11F5 "Creation is NOT of you, and poor learners need special teaching."
T11F12 "YOU need offer only UNDIVIDED ATTENTION."
T11H5 "As long as you believe you have two functions, so long will you need correction."
T11J4 "The Atonement is the final lesson he need learn, for it teaches him that, never having sinned, HE HAS NO NEED OF SALVATION."
T11J13 "The future IN TIME is ALWAYS associated with expiation, and ONLY guilt could induce a sense of NEED for expiation."
T12C1 "And you may think that it would be easy enough for the Holy Spirit to show it to you, and dispel it WITHOUT the need for you to raise it to awareness yourself."
T12C7 "And the pain in this mind is so apparent, when it is uncovered, that its need of healing cannot BE denied."
T12D8 "The Holy Spirit interprets time's PURPOSE as rendering the need for it UNNECESSARY."
T12G1 "There are no stores where people buy an endless list of things they do not need."
T12G3 "The only effort you need make, to give this world away in glad exchange for what you did NOT make is willingness to learn THE ONE YOU MADE IS FALSE."
T12G9 "Your Father knoweth that you have need of nothing."
T12G9 "In Heaven this is so, for what could you need in eternity?"
T12G9 "As mediator between the two worlds, He knows what you have need of, and WHICH WILL NOT HURT YOU."
T12G10 "EVERYTHING that the ego tells you that you need will hurt you."
T12G10 "Therefore, ask not of yourselves what you need, FOR YOU KNOW NOT, and your advice unto yourself WILL hurt you."
T12G10 "For what YOU think you need will merely serve to tighten up your world AGAINST the light, and render you unwilling to question the value that this world can REALLY hold for you."
T12G11 "Only the Holy Spirit KNOWS what you need."
T12G11 "And what else COULD you need?"
T12G11 "In time, He gives you all the things that you need have, and will renew them as long as you have need of them."
T12G11 "He will take nothing FROM you, as long as you have ANY need of it."
T12G11 "And yet He knows that EVERYTHING you need is temporary, and need but last until you step aside from ALL your needs, and learn that all of them HAVE BEEN fulfilled."
T12G13 "What need have I but to awake in Him?""
T12G14 "Hold me dear, for what EXCEPT your brothers CAN you need?"
T12G14 "THIS is the only REAL need to be fulfilled in time."
T13B5 "You who are part of it, and all of it, need only realize that it is of the Father, NOT of you."
T13B7 "They need no healing, nor do you, when you know THEM."
T13E4 "You have need of contrast only here."
T13E4 "When you have LEARNED this, you will find the answer that makes the need for ANY differences disappear."
T13E4 "For you will NEED no contrast to help you realize that THIS IS WHAT YOU WANT, and ONLY this."
T13F2 "If you are blessed and do not know it, you need to learn it MUST be so."
T13F3 "You will perceive the need for this, if you will realize that to DENY is the decision NOT to know."
T13G4 "Let Me make the one distinction FOR you, which you CANNOT make, but NEED to learn."
T13H10 "Yet will was given them BECAUSE it is holy, and will bring TO them ALL that they need, coming as naturally as peace that knows no limits."
T13H10 "But, because they do NOT understand their will, the Holy Spirit quietly understands if FOR them, and gives them what THEY will, without effort, strain, or the impossible burden of deciding WHAT THEY WANT AND NEED ALONE."
T13H11 "You need NOT decide whether or not you are DESERVING of it."
T13I2 "This need not be taught."
T13I4 "You need not understand creation, to do what must be done, BEFORE that knowledge would be meaningful to you."
T14B6 "The miracle acknowledges the guiltlessness which MUST have been denied, to produce NEED of healing."
T14B6 "But those who have failed to learn need TEACHING, NOT attack."
T14B6 "To attack those who have need of teaching is to fail to learn FROM them."
T14E3 "The Atonement is so gentle, you need but whisper to it, and all its power will rush to your assistance and support."
T14E5 "You need but leave the mirror clean, and clear of all the images of hidden darkness you have drawn upon it."
T14E6 "He recognizes it, because he has been taught his NEED for it, but knows not where to look to FIND it."
T14F8 "You cannot safely make this division, for you are much too confused, either to recognize love, or to believe that EVERYTHING else is nothing but a NEED for love."
T14F12 "Let the Holy Spirit SHOW HIM TO YOU, and teach you both his love and NEED for love."
T14F13 "But where there is NEED for love, YOU must give it, because of what YOU are."
T14G7 "You need only recognize that everything YOU learned you DO NOT WANT."
T14G14 "It is only that, that you need do."
T14G15 "With your perfection ever in His sight, He gives the gift of peace to everyone who perceives the NEED for peace, and who would have it."
T15A1 "When this has happened, you will no longer need a teacher, or time in which to learn."
T15B10 "He asks no more, for He has no need of more."
T15D12 "When you have learned to accept what you are, you will make no more gifts to offer to yourselves, for you will know you are COMPLETE, in need of nothing, and unable to accept ANYTHING for yourself."
T15D12 "The host of God need not seek to find ANYTHING."
T15E9 "But it would not BE Atonement, if there were no NEED for Atonement."
T15F5 "You can place ANY relationship under His care, and be sure that it will NOT result in pain, if you offer Him your willingness TO HAVE IT SERVE NO NEED BUT HIS."
T15F5 "Do not, then, be AFRAID to let your IMAGINED need, which would DESTROY the relationship, go."
T15F5 "Your ONLY need IS His."
T15F9 "For in the holy instant, FREE of the past, you see that LOVE IS IN YOU, and you HAVE no need to look WITHOUT, and snatch it guiltily from where you THOUGHT it was."
T15F11 "God has created It BEYOND judgment, out of HIS need to extend His love."
T15F11 "With Love in you, you HAVE no need EXCEPT TO EXTEND IT."
T15G6 "Let no need that YOU perceive, obscure your need of THIS."
T15G6 "For, in the holy instant, you will recognize the ONLY need the aspects of the Son of God share equally, and, BY this recognition, you will join with me in OFFERING what is needed."
T15H10 "Guilt is the only need the ego has, and, as long as you identify WITH it, guilt will remain ATTRACTIVE to you."
T15H11 "And, if you think it IS, you will feel guilty about COMMUNICATION, and will be AFRAID to hear the Holy Spirit, recognizing in His voice, your OWN need to communicate."
T15H14 "And you understand that YOUR completion is God's, Whose only need is to have you Be complete."
T15I1 "The holy instant does not REPLACE the need for learning, for the Holy Spirit must not leave you as your Teacher, until the holy instant has extended far beyond time."
T15I2 "Hear Him gladly, and learn of Him that you have need of no special relationships at all."
T15I2 "God's Son has such great need of your willingness to strive for this, that you cannot conceive of need so great."
T15I2 "Behold the only need that God and His Son share, and will to meet together."
T15I5 "God would respond to EVERY need, WHATEVER form it takes."
T15I11 "But your minds are ALREADY continuous, and THEIR union need only be accepted, and the loneliness in Heaven is gone."
T15I11 "If you would but let the Holy Spirit tell you of the Love of God for you, and the need that your creations have to be with you forever, you would experience the attraction of the Eternal."
T15I13 "As you let the Holy Spirit teach you how to use the body ONLY for purposes of communication, and RENOUNCE its use for separation and attack, which the EGO sees in it, you will learn you have no need of a body at all."
T15K1 "When they are brought together, and perceived WHERE THEY ARE, the choice BETWEEN them is nothing more than a gentle awakening, and as simple as opening your eyes to daylight, when you have no more need of sleep."
T15K2 "And you need but invite Him in Who is there ALREADY, by recognizing that His Host is One."
T16A4 "I need do nothing except NOT TO INTERFERE.""
T16G5 "Once you have crossed the bridge, the VALUE of the body is so diminished in YOUR sight, that you will see no need at all to MAGNIFY it."
T16G9 "Now, no-one need suffer, for you have come too far to yield to the illusion of the beauty and holiness of guilt."
T16G11 "And your willingness need not be complete, BECAUSE HIS IS PERFECT."
T17A1 "He need not be forgiven but AWAKENED."
T17C7 "Who, awake in Heaven, COULD dream that there could ever be NEED of salvation?"
T17E10 "The truth itself NEEDS no defense, but YOU DO need defense against your own ACCEPTANCE of the gift of death."
T17F7 "You need not part entirely, if you choose not to do so."
T17I2 "Let it enter, and IT will call forth, and SECURE for you, the faith you need for peace."
T18B5 "They fuse and merge and separate in shifting and totally meaningless patterns, which need not be judged at all."
T18D7 "My need for you, joined with me in the holy light of your relationship, is YOUR need for salvation."
T18E2 "It is your realization that you NEED do so little that enables HIM to give so much."
T18E2 "If you could come WITHOUT them, you would not NEED the holy instant."
T18E3 "You do not need the strength of willingness to come from YOU, but only from HIS Will."
T18E6 "I need ADD nothing to His plan, But to RECEIVE it, I must be willing NOT to substitute my own IN PLACE of it.""
T18E8 "YOU make it difficult, because you insist there MUST be more that you need do."
T18E8 "You find it difficult to ACCEPT the idea that you need give so LITTLE, to receive so much."
T18E8 "Yet we have emphasized that you need understand nothing."
T18H6 "Now you need but remember YOU NEED DO NOTHING."
T18H7 "When peace comes at last to those who wrestle with temptation, and fight against giving in to sin; when the light comes at last into the mind given to contemplation, or when the goal is finally achieved by anyone, it ALWAYS comes with just ONE happy realization, -- "I need do nothing.""
T18H7 "We do not need this time."
T18H8 ""I need do nothing" is a statement of allegiance, a truly undivided loyalty."
T18H9 "And, if you recognize you NEED do nothing, you HAVE withdrawn the body's value from your mind."
T18H9 "Who need do nothing has no need for time."
T18K1 "Nor is there any need for us to try to speak of what must forever lie beyond words."
T18K1 "We need remember only that whoever attains the real world, beyond which learning cannot go, WILL go beyond it, but in a different way."
T19D18 "And the light in them will show you all that you NEED to see."
T19D18 "What NEED is there for SEEING, then?"
T19D18 "What need is there of seeing, in the presence of HIS gratitude?"
T19L2 "And let us join in faith that He Who brought us here together will OFFER you the innocence you need, and that you will ACCEPT it for my love and His."
T19L4 "To look upon the fear of God DOES need some preparation."
T19L5 "Brothers, you NEED forgiveness of each other."
T20C4 "I have great need for lilies, for the Son of God has not forgiven me."
T20C8 "But all you need, you have."
T20D1 "Who need adjust to truth, which calls upon only what he IS, to understand?"
T20E2 "And therein lies your need to see your brother sinless."
T20E6 "But those who KNOW that they are all the same, need not salvation."
T20E6 "The plan is not of you, nor need you be concerned with anything except the part that has been given YOU to learn."
T20E6 "But think not that He does not need your part, to help Him with the rest."
T20E9 "NOTHING you need will be denied you."
T20E9 "You need take thought for nothing, careless of everything except the only purpose that you would fulfill."
T20F5 "For minds NEED not the body to communicate."
T20H1 "This NEED not be."
T20I3 "And think not that you need make either means OR end."
T20I5 "Would you turn, in your distress and need for help, unto the HELPLESS?"
T20I5 "But it is YOU who need his strength."
T20I8 "And all YOU need to do is recognize YOU DID THIS."
T20I12 "When you have looked on what seemed terrifying, and SEEN it change to sights of loveliness and peace; when you have looked on scenes of violence and death, and WATCHED them change to quiet views of gardens under open skies, with clear life-giving water running happily beside them in dancing brooks that never waste away; who need PERSUADE you to accept the gift of vision?"
T20I12 "And NEVER need you think that there IS something else for you to see."
T21B2 "There is no NEED to learn through pain."
T21C1 "It is the same small willingness you need to have your whole relationship transformed to joy."
T21C2 "This is the ONLY thing that you need do for vision, happiness, release from pain, and the COMPLETE escape from sin, ALL to be given you."
T21C6 "Perhaps you do not see the need for you to give this little offering."
T21D4 "And, when you have accepted them completely, INSTEAD of yours, you will have need of them no longer."
T21F6 "He must HAVE BEEN there since the need for Him arose, and was fulfilled in the same instant."
T21F11 "And only they have NEED of it."
T21H4 "Those who are strong are NEVER treacherous, because they have no need to DREAM of power, and to act out their dream."
T21H9 "And then it WILL be clear to you that, as you look on the EFFECTS of sin, in ANY form, all you need do is simply ask yourself, "Is this what I WOULD see?""
T21I3 "For, if what you desire you RECEIVE, and happiness IS constant, then you need ask for it but ONCE, to have it ALWAYS."
T22A1 "Rejoice whom God hath joined have come together, and need no longer look on sin APART."
T22A2 "And, with their going, is the NEED for sin gone WITH them."
T22A2 "Who has a need for sin?"
T22A2 "It is this DIFFERENCE, seen but not real, that makes the need for sin, not real but seen, seem justified."
T22B5 "Reason would tell you that this is no SECRET, that need be hidden as a sin."
T22B6 "It reaches you directly, WITHOUT a need to be INTERPRETED to you."
T22B9 "He will need NO interpreter to you."
T22C13 "All you need do to dwell in quiet here with Christ is SHARE His vision."
T22F1 "Only illusions need defense, BECAUSE OF WEAKNESS."
T22F1 "And you need NO defense."
T22F6 "Forget not, when you feel the need arise to be defensive about ANYTHING, you have identified YOUR SELF with an illusion."
T23A6 "How beautiful it is to walk, clean and redeemed and happy, through a world in bitter need of the redemption that your innocence bestows upon it!"
T23C1 "And yet they govern nothing, and need NOT be broken; merely looked upon and gone beyond."
T24B3 "And difference of ANY kind imposes orders of reality, and a need to judge that cannot BE escaped."
T24C8 "His need to give it is as great as yours to have it."
T24C10 "He is in need of your acceptance of himself as part of you, as you for his."
T24F3 "The Christ in you looks ONLY on the truth, and sees no condemnation that could NEED forgiveness."
T24F5 "Be glad that ONLY Christ can lend you His, while you have need of them."
T24G11 "It stands for you alone, as self-created, self-maintained, in need of nothing, and unjoined with anything beyond the body."
T25C10 "YOU need NO forgiveness, for the wholly pure have never sinned."
T25D4 "But in some form adapted to the need the Son of God believes he has."
T25D6 "Nor need he stay more than an instant."
T25D8 "And THEREFORE it need not be there in yours."
T25D10 "Does he need help or condemnation?"
T25F1 "The NEED for guilt is gone, because it has no purpose, and is meaningless without the goal of sin."
T25F5 "He HAS no need but this; that you allow him freedom to complete the task God gave to him."
T25I1 "You need not give it to Him WHOLLY willingly, for if you could, you had no need for Him."
T25I12 "You need NOT perceive, in every circumstance, that this is true."
T25I12 "Nor need you look to your experience WITHIN the world, which is but shadows of all that is REALLY happening within yourself."
T25I12 "The understanding that you need comes NOT of you, but from a larger Self, so great and holy that He COULD not doubt His innocence."
T25I12 "How LITTLE need you give the Holy Spirit, that simple justice may be given YOU."
T26C1 "The aspects that NEED solving do not change, whatever FORM the problem seems to take."
T26C7 "And all you need to do is but to wish that Heaven be given you instead of hell, and every bolt and barrier that seems to hold the door securely barred and locked, will merely fall away, and disappear."
T26E1 "Nothing in boundless love could NEED forgiveness."
T26E4 "And what else NEED there be, to make the space between you disappear?"
T26F12 "There IS no hindrance to the Will of God, nor any need that you repeat again a journey that was over long ago."
T26K6 "If you perceive injustice anywhere, you need but say, "By this do I DENY the Presence of the Father and the Son."
T27B1 "Whenever you consent to suffer pain, to be deprived, unfairly treated, or in need of ANYTHING, you but accuse your brother of attack upon God's Son."
T27C9 "And need YOUR healing be delayed because you pause to listen to insanity?"
T27C11 "And thus does he become your victim, NOT your brother, DIFFERENT from you in that he is MORE GUILTY, thus in need of your correction, as the one MORE INNOCENT than he."
T27D6 "The picture of your brother GIVEN you to occupy the space so lately left unoccupied and vacant, will not need defense of ANY kind."
T27D6 "For this you need NO pictures and NO learning aids."
T27F2 "For if it were, there were no NEED for healing any more."
T27F10 "Its TOTAL value need not be appraised by YOU, to let you understand that you have benefited from it."
T27G7 "There is no NEED to suffer any more."
T27G7 "But there IS need that you be healed, because the suffering of the world has made it deaf to its salvation and deliverance."
T27H3 "And so it seems as if there is no NEED to go beyond the obvious in terms of cause."
T27H4 "There is INDEED a need."
T27H4 "The world's ESCAPE from condemnation is a need which those WITHIN the world are joined in sharing."
T27H4 "Yet they do not recognize their common need."
T27H6 "Forget not that the witness to the world of evil cannot speak EXCEPT for what has seen a NEED for evil in the world."
T27I2 "It works to get them, doing senseless things, and tosses them away for senseless things it does not NEED, and does not even WANT."
T27I12 "Yet you need but learn you choose but NOT to listen, NOT to see."
T27I13 "Now need you but to learn that BOTH of you are innocent OR guilty."
T28B8 "You need NO healing to be healed."
T28B12 "And, in seeing THIS, he understands he never had a NEED for doing ANYTHING, and never did."
T28C10 "Now are you freed from this much of the dream; the world is neutral, and the bodies which still seem to move about as separate things NEED NOT BE FEARED."
T28G1 "And so it has no NEED to be competitive."
T28H1 "God asks for nothing, and His Son, like Him, need ask for nothing."
T28H5 "If it rests on straws, there is no need to bar the door and lock the windows, and make fast the bolts."
T29A1 "Be wary, then; let Him not come too close, and leave a gap between you and His Love, through which you can escape if there be need for you to flee."
T29G5 "For even though it WAS a dream of death, you need not let it stand for this to you."
T29H6 "To change all this, and open up a road of hope and of release in what appeared to be an endless circle of despair, you need but to decide you do not KNOW the purpose of the world."
T29I5 "It does not NEED belief to be Itself, for It HAS BEEN created, so It IS."
T29J2 "Judge not, for he who judges WILL have need of idols, which will hold the judgment off from resting on himself."
T29J4 "Who has need of toys but children?"
T29J6 "Put them all away, for you have need of them no more."
T29J8 "Forgiving dreams have little need to last."
T30A1 "The goal is clear, but now you need specific methods for attaining it."
T30A1 "So now we need to practice them awhile, until they are the rules by which you live."
T30A1 "We seek to make them habits now, so you will have them ready, and for ANY need."
T30B3 "Now you need a quick restorative BEFORE you ask."
T30B6 "This works AGAINST the sense of opposition, and reminds you that help is not being thrust upon you, but is something that you want and that you need BECAUSE you do not like the way you feel."
T30B6 "This tiny opening will be enough to let you go ahead with just a few more steps you need to LET yourself be helped."
T30B9 "But, meanwhile, you have need for practicing the rules for its undoing."
T30D1 "It is as if you said, "I have no need of everything."
T30D5 "He has no need to SEEK for it at all."
T30D5 "What idol CAN he need to be himself?"
T30E6 "You need not concern yourself with HOW this will be done, for this you CANNOT understand."
T30E8 "And the Son of God CAN have no need of them."
T30F5 "Yet God need not create His Son AGAIN, that what is his be given BACK to him."
T30F7 "Within your hand is everything you need to walk with perfect confidence away from fear forever."
T31B1 "There is no battle which must be prepared, no time to be expended, and no plans that need be laid for bringing in the new."
T31B7 "There will be no attack upon the things you thought were precious, and in need of care."
T31B7 "But as you hear it, you will understand you need but come away WITHOUT the thoughts you did not want, and that were NEVER true."
T31C4 "It gives no orders that the mind need serve, nor sets conditions that it must obey."
T31E3 "No-one who makes a picture of himself omits this face, for he has need of it."
T31E9 "If the world be evil, there is still no need to hide what YOU are made of."
T31E9 "And what but is attacked could NEED defense?"
T31F6 "So the world is seen as stable, fully worthy of your trust; a happy place to rest in for a while, where nothing need be feared but only loved."
T31G5 "Hold out your hand, that you may have the gift of kind forgiveness, which you offer one whose need for it is just the same as yours."
T31G6 "Yet it need not be fixed, unless you choose to hold it past the hope of change, and keep it static and concealed within your mind."
W1IN12 "They need no preparation."
W1IN15 "Remember only this; you need not believe them, you need not accept them, and you need not welcome them."
W7L2 "Yet that is precisely why you need new ideas about time."
W9L1 "You do not need to practice what you really understand."
W9L3 "These exercises, for which three or four practice periods are sufficient, involve looking about you and applying the idea for the day to whatever you see, remembering the need for its indiscriminate application, and the essential rule of excluding nothing."
W23L6 "Besides using it throughout the day as the need arises, five practice periods are required in applying today's idea."
W34L6 "If you find you need more than one application of today's idea to help you change your mind in any specific context, try to take several minutes and devote them to repeating the idea until you feel some sense of relief."
W39L2 "If you did, you would see at once how direct and simple the text is, and you would not need a Workbook at all."
W39L6 "And so it is from them that you need to be saved."
W40L2 "You need not close your eyes for the exercise periods, although you will probably find it more helpful if you do."
W43L5 "The thoughts need not bear an obvious relationship to the idea, but they should not be in opposition to it."
W46L1 "Forgiveness is the great need of this world, but that is because it is a world of illusions."
W46L6 ""There is no need to attack because love has forgiven me.""
W47L6 "But it is hardly a sufficient one in giving you the confidence which you need and to which you are entitled."
W49L3 "We will need at least four five-minute practice periods today, and more if possible."
W50R14 "You will need it most in situations which appear to be upsetting, rather than in those which already seem to be calm and quiet."
W53L2 "I am grateful that this world is not real, and that I need not see it at all unless I choose to value it."
W56L2 "Recognizing that what I see reflects what I think I am, I realize that vision is my greatest need."
W57L2 "All I need do is recognize this, and I am free."
W61L5 "As many practice periods as possible should be undertaken today, although each one need not exceed a minute or two."
W64L8 "You may need to repeat "Let me not forget my function" quite often, to help you concentrate."
W66L9 "We need great honesty today."
W67L4 "You may also find that this is not sufficient, and that you need to continue adding other thoughts related to the truth about yourself."
W67L5 "You need to hear the truth about yourself as frequently as possible, because your mind is so preoccupied with false self-images."
W69L3 "Salvation is our only need."
W70L3 "He wants you to be healed, and so He has kept the Source of healing where the need for healing lies."
W73L2 "The wishes of the ego gave rise to it, and the ego's need for grievances, which are necessary to maintain it, peoples it with figures which seem to attack you and call for "righteous" judgment."
W79L9 "The shorter practice periods for today will not be set by time, but by need."
W85L3 ""I have no need for this."
W90L6 "These forms of the idea will be useful for specific applications: "I need not wait for this to be resolved.""
W91L7 "You need to be aware of what the Holy Spirit uses to replace the image of a body in your mind."
W91L7 "You need to feel something to put your faith in, as you lift it from the body."
W91L7 "You need a real experience of something else, something more solid and more sure; more worthy of your faith, and really there."
W92L3 "It is your weakness that sees through the body's eyes, peering about in darkness to behold the likeness of itself; the small, the weak, the sickly and the dying, those in need, the helpless and afraid, the sad, the poor, the starving and the joyless."
W95L15 "We need your help, your little part in bringing happiness to all the world."
W98L2 "We have a mighty purpose to fulfill, and have been given everything we need with which to reach the goal."
W99L1 "They both imply that something has gone wrong; something you need be saved from or forgiven for; something amiss that needs corrective change, something apart or different from the Will of God."
W99L2 "The impossible becomes the thing you need forgiveness for; salvation from."
W99L4 "What plan could hold the truth inviolate, yet recognize the need illusions bring, and offer means by which they are undone without attack, and with no touch of pain?"
W99L10 "Then turn to Him who shares your function with you, and let Him teach you what you need to learn to lay all fear aside, and know your Self as Love Which has no opposite in you."
W101L5 "You need the practice periods today."
W102L5 "You have no need to be less loving to God's Son than He Whose Love created him as loving as Himself."
W104L2 "And we need not wait to have them."
W106L7 "The Bringer of all miracles has need that you receive them first, and thus become the joyous giver of what you received."
W107L4 "It stays exactly as it always was, to be depended on in every need, and trusted with a perfect trust in all the seeming difficulties and the doubts which the appearances the world presents engender."
W110L2 "Today's idea is therefore all you need to let complete correction heal your mind and give you perfect vision, which will heal all the mistakes that any mind has made at any time or place."
W110L3 "You need no thought but just this one, to let redemption come to light the world and free it from the past."
W110R310 "In these reviews we stress the need to let your learning not lie idly by between your longer practice periods."
W110R310 "You need not give more than just a moment to each one."
W110R311 "And it is meant to serve you in all ways, all times and places, and whenever you need help of any kind."
W110R312 "Do not forget your Father's need of you, as you review these thoughts He gave to you."
W125L9 "You will need no rule but this to let your practicing today lift you above the thinking of the world, and free your vision from the body's eyes."
W126L8 "You will need help to make this meaningful because it is so alien to the thoughts to which you are accustomed."
W126L8 "But the Help you need is there."
W126L11 "The Help I need to learn that this is true Is with me now."
W128L1 "The world you see has nothing that you need to offer you; nothing that you can use in any way, nor anything at all that serves to give you joy."
W130L11 "All you need say to any part of hell, whatever form it takes, is simply this: "It is impossible to see two worlds."
W132L16 "You need not realize that healing comes to many brothers far across the world as well as to the ones you see near by, as you send out these thoughts to bless the world."
W134L2 "Does this need pardon?"
W134L12 "Nor need he erect the heavy walls of stone and iron doors he thought would make him safe."
W135L8 "The body is in need of no defense."
W135L9 "The body, valueless and hardly worth the least defense, need merely be perceived as quite apart from you, and it becomes a healthy, serviceable instrument through which the mind can operate until its usefulness is over."
W135L11 "These are the thoughts in need of healing, and the body will respond with health when they have been corrected and replaced with truth."
W135L22 "We will be sure that everything we need is given us for our accomplishment of this today."
W135L24 "But they are answers to another kind of question, which remains unanswered, yet in need of answering until the Answer comes to you at last."
W136L18 "You need do nothing now to make it well, for sickness has become impossible."
W137L9 "His gentle lessons teach how easily salvation can be yours; how little practice you need undertake to let His laws replace the ones you made, to hold yourself a prisoner to death."
W138L4 "You need to be reminded that you think a thousand choices are confronting you when there is really only one to make."
W139L5 "It is for this denial that you need Atonement."
W139L7 "It is so far beyond all doubt and question that to ask what it must be is all the proof you need to show that you believe the contradiction that you know not what you cannot fail to know."
W140L6 "Nor does it seek to heal what is not sick, unmindful where the need of for healing is."
W140L8 "We need but seek it and it must be found."
W140L11 "We have no need to make them different, and thus delay the time when we can hear our Father speak to us."
W140R48 "We need no more than that to give us happiness and rest and endless quiet, perfect certainty, and all our Father wills that we receive as the inheritance we have of Him."
W153L9 "We look past dreams today, and recognize that we need no defense because we are created unassailable, without all thought or wish or dream in which attack has any meaning."
W153L20 "Defenselessness is all you need to give Him in return."
W154L1 "We cannot judge ourselves, nor need we do so."
W154L9 "He has not failed to offer what you need, nor has it been left unaccepted."
W155L3 "And so they need a Teacher Who perceives their madness, but Who still can look beyond illusion to the simple truth in them."
W155L7 "Yet they need a guide to lead them out of it, for they mistake illusion for the truth."
W157L7 "The time will come when you will not return in the same form in which you now appear, for you will have no need of it."
W159L6 "Here the door is never locked, and no one is denied his least request or his most urgent need."
W159L8 "They need the light and warmth and kindly care Christ's charity provides."
W159L8 "They need the love with which He looks on them."
W161L4 "We need to see a little that we learn a lot."
W162L4 "For the words we use are mighty, and they need no thoughts beyond themselves to change the mind of him who uses them."
W164L8 "He has need of your most holy mind to save the world."
W165L4 "Nor need you perceive how great the gift, how changed your mind will be, before it comes to you."
W165L5 "You need not be sure that you request the only thing you want."
W166L6 "Yet is he really tragic when you see that he is following the way he chose, and need but realize Who walks with him, and open up his treasures to be free?"
W166L10 "There was a need He did not understand, to which He gave an Answer."
W166L10 "And you who have this Answer given you have need no more of anything but this."
W169L10 "There is no need to further clarify what no one in the world can understand."
W169L13 "How could you finally attain to it forever, while a part of you remains outside, unknowing, unawakened and in need of you as witness to the truth?"
W170L7 "We need not defy his power."
W170R58 "Release me as you practice once again the thoughts I brought to you from Him Who sees your bitter need, and knows the answer God has given Him."
W181L3 "Therefore, in practicing today, we first let all such little focuses give way to our great need to let our sinlessness become apparent."
W184L9 "You have need to use the symbols of the world a while."
W184L10 "Thus what you need are intervals each day in which the learning of the world becomes a transitory phase; a prison house from which you go into the sunlight and forget the darkness."
W185L14 "It is this one intent we seek today, uniting our desires with the need of every heart, the call of every mind, the hope that lies beyond despair, the love attack would hide, the brotherhood that hate has sought to sever, but which still remains as God created it."
W186L7 "Why need he be concerned with it at all?"
W186L13 "He has Thoughts which answer every need His Son perceives, although He sees them not."
W189L8 "You need not know the way to Him."
W189L9 "He does not need His Son to show Him how to find His way."
W190L4 "There is no need to think of them as savage crimes or secret sins with weighty consequence."
W191L6 "You have no need to use it cruelly and then perceive this savage need in it."
W191L7 "You need but tell yourself: "I am the holy Son of God Himself."
W192L2 "Yet on earth you need the means to let illusion go."
W192L7 "Yet do we need forgiveness to perceive that this is so."
W193L2 "Thus he has a need for One Who can correct his erring sight, and give him vision that will lead him back to where perception ceases."
W193L10 "Morning and night devote what time you can to serve its proper aim, and do not let the time be less than meets your deepest need."
W196L4 "It is not time we need for this."
W196L4 "And what would seem to need a thousand years can easily be done in just one instant by the grace of God."
W196L9 "If it can but be you you crucify, you did not hurt the world and need not fear its vengeance and pursuit."
W196L9 "Nor need you hide in terror from the deadly fear of God projection hides behind."
W198L8 "The stillness of your Self remains unmoved, untouched by thoughts like these, and unaware of any condemnation which could need forgiveness."
W199L4 "The body disappears because you have no need of it except the need the Holy Spirit sees."
W200L9 "He will not desert His Son in need, nor let him stray forever from his home."
W200R62 "And so we need to use them all, and let them blend as one as each contributes to the whole we learn."
W207L1 "I need but turn to Him, and every sorrow melts away as I accept His boundless love for me."
W220IN23 "We use as much as we will need for the result that we desire."
W220IN23 "Nor will we forget our hourly remembrance, in between calling to God when we have need of Him as we are tempted to forget our goal."
W220IN24 "And we will use that thought to introduce our times of rest, and calm our minds at need."
W220IN211 "Now is the need for practice almost done."
W220IN211 "For in this final section we will come to understand that we need only call to God, and all temptations disappear."
W220IN211 "Instead of words, we need but feel His Love."
W220IN211 "Instead of prayer, we need but call His Name."
W220IN211 "Instead of judging, we need but be still and let all things be healed."
W226L2 "What need have I to linger in a place of vain desires and of broken dreams, when Heaven can so easily be mine?""
W229L1 "Now need I seek no more."
W230L2 "I need but call on You to find the peace You gave."
W230W22 "There was no need for such a Thought before, for peace was given without opposite, and merely was."
W230W22 "But when the mind is split, there is a need of healing."
W235L1 "I need but look upon all things that seem to hurt me, and with perfect certainty assure myself, "God wills that I be saved from this," and merely watch them disappear."
W235L1 "I need but keep in mind my Father's Will for me is only happiness, to find that only happiness has come to me."
W235L1 "And I need but remember that His Love surrounds His Son and keeps his sinlessness forever perfect, to be sure that I am saved and safe forever in His arms."
W244L1 "He need but call upon Your Name, and he will recollect his safety and Your Love, for they are one."
W250W41 "What need have they of sights or sounds or touch?"
W251L1 "Now do I seek but one, for in that one is all I need, and only what I need."
W251L1 "My only need I did not recognize."
W251L1 "But now I see that I need only truth."
W251L1 "Now have I everything that I could need."
W256L1 "If sin had not been cherished by the mind, what need would there have been to find a way to where you are?"
W267L1 "Now my mind is healed, and all I need to save the world is given me."
W270W65 "As we behold His glory, will we know we have no need of learning or perception or of time, or anything except the holy Self, the Christ Whom God created as His Son."
W273L1 "We need but tell our minds, with certainty, "The stillness of the peace of God is mine," and nothing can intrude upon the peace that God Himself has given to His Son."
W273L2 "What need have I to fear that anything can rob me of what You would have me keep?"
W275L2 "I need be anxious over nothing."
W276L1 "And yet, we need but to acknowledge Him Who gave His Word to us in our creation, to remember Him and so recall our Self."
W286L1 "This is the day that has been chosen as the time in which I come to understand the lesson that there is no need that I do anything."
W290W83 "What need has such a mind for thoughts of death, attack and murder?"
W290W85 "The Holy Spirit has no need of time when it has served His purpose."
W324L2 "We need not tarry, and we cannot stray except an instant from His loving hand."
W327L1 "For thus I will be sure that He has not abandoned me, and loves me still, awaiting but my call to give me all the help I need to come to Him."
W337L1 "God has already done all things that need be done."
W337L1 "And I must learn I need do nothing of myself, for I need but accept my Self, my sinlessness, created for me, now already mine, to feel God's Love protecting me from harm, to understand my Father loves His Son; to know I am the Son my Father loves."
W345L1 "The miracles I give are given back in just the form I need to help me with the problems I perceive."
W348L1 "What need have I for anger or for fear?"
W355L1 "I am sure my treasure waits for me, and I need but reach out my hand to find it."
W355L1 "I need not wait an instant more, to be at peace forever."
W361L1 "If I need a word to help me, He will give it to me."
W361L1 "If I need a thought, that will He also give."
W361L1 "And if I need but stillness and a tranquil, open mind, these are the gifts I will receive of Him."
W362L1 "If I need a word to help me, He will give it to me."
W362L1 "If I need a thought, that will He also give."
W362L1 "And if I need but stillness and a tranquil, open mind, these are the gifts I will receive of Him."
W363L1 "If I need a word to help me, He will give it to me."
W363L1 "If I need a thought, that will He also give."
W363L1 "And if I need but stillness and a tranquil, open mind, these are the gifts I will receive of Him."
W364L1 "If I need a word to help me, He will give it to me."
W364L1 "If I need a thought, that will He also give."
W364L1 "And if I need but stillness and a tranquil, open mind, these are the gifts I will receive of Him."
W365L1 "If I need a word to help me, He will give it to me."
W365L1 "If I need a thought, that will He also give."
W365L1 "And if I need but stillness and a tranquil, open mind, these are the gifts I will receive of Him."
W365EP1 "He will not withhold all answers that you need for anything that seems to trouble you."
W365EP1 "You need but ask it of him, and it will be given you."
W365EP2 "Therefore obey your will, and follow Him Whom you accepted as your voice, to speak of what you really want and really need."
W365EP3 "No more specific lessons are assigned, for there is no more need of them."
M5B3 "This need not be painful, but it usually is so experienced."
M5E2 "They need the strength of gentleness, for it is in this that the function of salvation becomes easy."
M5F1 "His need of them is just as great as theirs of Him."
M5G1 "They have no dreams that need defense against the truth."
M5G1 "And does what God created need defense?"
M6C1 "One need but say, "There is no gain at all to me in this," and he is healed."
M8A3 "He need do no more, nor is there more that he could do."
M11A6 "And now he knows that these things need not be."
M13A2 "God's teachers appear to be many, for that is the world's need."
M13A3 "They need a medium through which communication becomes possible to those who do not realize that they are Spirit."
M13A3 "So do God's teachers need a body, for their Unity could not be recognized directly."
M14A8 "God holds out His Word to you, for He has need of teachers."
M15A1 "The father of illusions is the belief that they have a purpose; that they serve a need or gratify a want."
M15A2 "Here is His home, for here there is need of Him indeed."
M15A4 "He need merely learn how to approach it; to be willing to go in its direction."
M15A4 "He need merely trust that, if God's Voice tells him it is a lesson he can learn, he can learn it."
M17A2 "Yet there are obvious advantages in terms of saving time if the need for this can be avoided."
M17A3 "After completion of the more structured practice periods which the Workbook contains, individual need becomes the chief consideration."
M17A6 "You have no need of them."
M17A7 "He need make no distinctions among the problems he perceives, for He to Whom he turns with all of them recognizes no order of difficulty in resolving them."
M17A7 "And he has no need for more than this."
M17A8 "Yet there will be temptations along the way the teacher of God has yet to travel, and he has need of reminding himself throughout the day of his protection."
M18A2 "And where could this be better shown than in the kinds of help the teacher gives to those who need his aid?"
M18A8 "Magic thoughts need not lead to condemnation, for they do not really have the power to give rise to guilt."
M20A1 "If God's Son were fairly judged, there would be no need for salvation."
M23A4 "Healing is the result of the recognition, by God's teacher, of Who it is that is in need of healing."
M24A7 "Yet do we need a many-faceted curriculum, not because of content differences but because symbols must shift and change to suit the need."
M25A4 "What more need he know?"
M25A5 "He need merely accept the idea that what he knows is not necessarily all there is to learn."
M26A6 "Salvation has need of all abilities, for what the world would destroy the Holy Spirit would restore."
M27A3 "And they need helpers who are still in bondage and still asleep, so that by their awakening can God's Voice be heard."
M27A4 "All the help you can accept will be provided, and not one need you have will not be met."
M27A4 "What more could you desire, when this is all you need?"
M28A1 "We have asked this question before, but now we need to consider it still more carefully."
M30A1 "Still others may need to start at the more abstract level of the text."
M30A5 "If you have made it a habit to ask for help when and where you can, you can be confident that wisdom will be given you when you need it."
U3A6 "Who has need to ask?"
U3A6 "Who has need to seek for an illusion now that dreams are gone?"
U3A8 "This was the ego -- all the cruel hate, the need for vengeance and the cries of pain, the fear of dying and the urge to kill, the brotherless illusion and the self that seemed alone in all the universe."
U3A10 "Neither need be defined except by this."
U4A1 "It is impossible to think of anything He created that could need forgiveness."
U4A3 "And so they need an illusion of Help because they are helpless; a Thought of peace because they are in conflict."
U6A1 "There is no need for help to enter Heaven for you never left."
U6A1 "But there is need for help beyond yourself as you are circumscribed by false beliefs about your Identity, Which God alone established in reality."
U6A1 "God does not help because He knows no need."
U6A6 "You need no other."
U7A4 "He seems to be a Guide through a far country, for you need that form of help."
P1A1 "Only the mind is in need of healing."
P2A5 "The patient need not think of truth as God in order to make progress in salvation."
P3A2 "On the contrary, such concepts mean little to them, or they would not need help."
P3B1 "Yet levels of readiness change, and when therapist or patient has reached the next one, there will be a relationship held out to them that meets the changing need."
P3B4 "But whatever stage he is in, there are patients who need him just that way."
P3C1 "Yet he who has learned all things does not need a teacher, and the healed have no need for a therapist."
P3C3 "Forgiveness, then, is all that need be taught, because it is all that need be learned."
P3C9 "Let him be still and recognize his brother's need is his own."
P3C9 "And let him then meet his brother's need as his and see that they are met as one, for such they are."
P3D3 "No-one need see him or talk to him or even know of his existence."
P3D4 "Now he can help through those in need of help, for thus he carries out the plan established for salvation."
P3E6 "Illness of any kind may be defined as the result of a view of the self as weak, vulnerable, evil and endangered, and thus in need of constant defense."
P3E11 "What is the need for sickness then?"
P3E11 "There is no need for complicated change."
P3E11 "There is no need for long analyses and wearying discussions and pursuits."
P3F2 "It must be taught to those who will attack because they feel endangered, and to those who need the lesson of defenselessness above all else, to show them what is strength."
P3F7 "We are deceived already, if we think there is a need of healing."
P3H1 "And who else is in need of healing?"
P3H2 "Think carefully, teacher and therapist, for whom you pray, and who is in need of healing."
P3H2 "There is no need for more than this, for it is everything."
P4A3 "Your patients need not be physically present for you to serve them in the Name of God."
P4A3 "Some do not need your physical presence."
P4A3 "They need you as much, and perhaps even more, at the instant they are sent."
P4B1 "These people need no special rules, of course, but they may be called upon to use special applications of the general principles of healing."
P4C1 "Should he need money it will be given him, not in payment, but to help him better serve the plan."
P4C4 "The "right to live" is something no-one need fight for."
P4C5 "All that they need will thus be given them."
P4C5 "If they believe they need anything from a brother, they will recognize him as a brother no longer."
S1A2 "To you who are in time a little while, prayer takes the form that best will suit your need."
S1A4 "He is the Answerer because you are in need of an Answer."
S1A4 "But you can, and indeed you must, help him by offering your love and support that his answer be holy and his true need recognized."
S1B2 "You have been told to ask the Holy Spirit for the answer to any specific problem, and that you will receive a specific answer if such is your need."
S1B2 "You cannot be asked to accept answers which are beyond the level of need that you recognize."
S1B2 "The form of the answer, if given by God through His Voice, will suit your need as you see it."
S1B4 "The secret of true prayer is to forget the things you think you need."
S1B6 "Those who have not need your help in prayer because their asking is not yet based upon acceptance."
S1C1 "In its asking form it need not, and often does not, make appeal to God, or even involve belief in Him."
S1C3 "It is possible at this level to continue to ask for things of this world in various forms, but it is also possible to ask for qualities such as honesty or goodness, and particularly for forgiveness for the many sources of guilt that inevitably underlie any prayer of need."
S1C4 "And yet, if you have enemies you have need of prayer, and great need, too."
S1C9 "Prayer in its earlier forms is an illusion, because there is no need for a ladder to reach what one has never left."
S1C10 "The stages necessary to its attainment, however, need to be understood, if peace is to be restored to the Son of God, who lives now with the illusion of death and the fear of God."
S1D7 "One need not ask explicitly."
S1E1 "But once the need to hold the other as an enemy has been questioned, and the reason has been recognized if only for an instant, it becomes possible to join in prayer."
S1F2 "The truly humble have no goal but God because they need no idols, and defense no longer has a purpose."
S2A1 "Yet now it has a purpose beyond which you cannot go, nor have you need to go."
S2B4 "Who but the sinful need to be forgiven?"
S2B7 "You are in need of what He gives, and your salvation rests on learning this of Him."
S2B8 "This is your need, and God Himself holds out this gift to you."
S2D2 "All that you need do is to step back and not to interfere."
S2D5 "The form the seeking takes you need not judge."
S3C3 "But we are thankful, too, the need is done to walk the world of limits, and to reach the Christ in hidden forms and clearly seen at most in lovely flashes."
S3E3 "What need have you for shifting dreams within a sorry world?"
G1A6 "It can seem to be forever for this lesson to be learned, and yet it need not be."
G1A6 "There is no need to hug it to your heart, and to forget the dreadful cost of salvaging despair and building up deceptions once again."
G1A7 "No need will be unmet, no hurt unhealed, no sorrow kept unchanged, no darkness undispelled."
G2A2 "You need only call my Name, and ask me to accept the gift of pain from willing hands that would be laid in mine, with thorns laid down and nails long thrown away as one by one the sorry gifts of earth are joyously relinquished."
G2A2 "In my hands is everything you want and need and hoped to find among the shabby toys of earth."
G3A1 "So fear was made, and with it came the need for gifts to lend the substance to the dream in which there is no substance."
G3A4 "Truth may be concealed from you by evil dreams, but it is only from the dreams that you have need of saving."
G3A5 "There is no need to dream of an escape from dreaming."
G3A6 "And could the need within a world of dreams be more acute or more compelling?"
G4A6 "It seems to you that you are helping them if you respond to what they ask and what you think they need."
G4A7 "Now they need a gift they could not give."
G5A3 "What is your only goal, your only hope, your only need, the only thing you want, but to allow the secret place of peace to burst upon the world in all its joy, and let the Voice within it speak of Him Whose love shines out and in and in between, through all the darkened places to embrace all living things within its golden peace?"

Quotes on "Needs"

T1B37B "B's very proper emphasis on "changing your mind" needs clarification."
T1B40P "The former needs YOUR careful protection, because it is a state of miracle-READINESS."
T1B41R "Fantasies and projection are more closely associated, because both attempt to control external reality according to false internal needs."
T1B41AF "No kind of knowledge is acquired by anyone unless he wants it, or believes in some way he NEEDS it."
T1B41AI "This meant that man had no needs at all."
T1B41AJ "After the Separation, needs became the most powerful source of motivation for human action."
T1B41AJ "All behavior is essentially motivated by needs, but behavior itself is not a Divine attribute."
T1B41AM "A man acts according to the particular hierarchy of needs he establishes for himself."
T1B41AM "This establishes his own rules for what he needs to know."
T1B41AW "The dream of the "perfect partner" is an attempt to find EXTERNAL integration, while retaining conflicting needs in the self."
T1B41BB "If you shift your own needs, some amount of corresponding shift in the need-orientation of the other person MUST result, This will be beneficial, even if the partner was originally attracted to you BECAUSE of your disrespect."
T2B70 "The spiritual eye, which looks within, recognizes immediately that the altar has been defiled, and needs to be repaired and protected."
T2E52 ""And God so loved the world that He gave his only begotten Son so that whosoever believeth on Him shall not perish but have Eternal Life" needs only one slight correction to be entirely meaningful in this context."
T3G37 "Freedom from fear can be achieved by BOTH teacher and pupil ONLY if they do not compare either their needs or their positions in regard to each other in terms of higher and lower."
T4B5 "But he needs another condition; he must also believe in the students to whom he offers his ideas."
T4C18 "All appetites are "getting" mechanisms representing ego needs to confirm itself."
T4C18 "This is as true of bodily appetites as it is of the so-called "higher" ego needs."
T4G10 "No one who has learned from experience that one choice brings peace and joy while another brings chaos and disaster needs much conditioning."
T4I1 "Properly speaking, every mind which is split needs rehabilitation."
T4I2 "The reason why Bill needs this experience is because he needs rehabilitating himself."
T5E1 "This needs clarification not in statement, since we have said this before, but in EXPERIENCE."
T5E6 "Bill's better idea needs to be strengthened in BOTH of you."
T5F5 "But it can INCREASE as you are willing to return the part of your mind that needs healing to the higher part, and thus render your creating (creation) undivided."
T6C5 "Perceiving equality, it perceives equal needs."
T6H11 "It is only your awareness that NEEDS protection, because your BEING cannot be assailed."
T6H14 "THIS recognition is wholly WITHOUT effort, because it is ALREADY true and needs no protection."
T7B3 "This is true, but it is hard to explain in words, because words are symbols, and nothing that is true NEEDS to be explained."
T7E13 "Love needs only this invitation."
T7J5 "A split mind CANNOT perceive its fullness, and needs the miracle OF its wholeness to dawn upon it and heal it."
T8E6 "Do you not think the world needs peace as much as you do?"
T9A2 "You do not tell him this verbally if he is SPEAKING foolishly, because he needs correction AT ANOTHER LEVEL, since his error IS at another level."
T9D11 "He needs no help for this."
T9G12 "You did not ESTABLISH your value, and it needs no defense."
T10C5 "You can only heal yourself, for only God's Son NEEDS healing."
T10C5 "He needs it because he does not understand himself, and therefore knows not what he does."
T10C6 "He needs your protection, but only because your care is a sign that you WANT Him."
T12D3 "And even the PAST life, which death might indicate, could only have been futile if it must come to this, and NEEDS this to prove that it WAS."
T12G8 "Knowledge needs NO correction."
T12G12 "Leave, then, your needs to Him."
T12G12 "Within HIMSELF he HAS no needs, for light needs nothing but to shine in peace."
T13G1 "The Holy Spirit needs a happy learner, in whom His mission can be happily accomplished."
T14D5 "What needs no protection, does not defend itself."
T14E6 "The reflection of God NEEDS no interpretation."
T14G8 "God's Son can make no needs His Father will not meet, if he but turn to Him ever so little."
T15B13 "He needs but very little, to restore God's Whole power to you."
T15F2 "The past is the EGO's chief learning device, for it is in the past that you learned to define your OWN needs, and acquired methods for meeting them ON YOUR OWN TERMS."
T15F2 "If you seek to separate out certain ASPECTS of the totality, and look TO THEM to meet your imagined needs, you are attempting to USE SEPARATION TO SAVE YOU."
T15F8 "In the holy instant, no-one is special, for your PERSONAL needs INTRUDE on no-one, to MAKE them different."
T15F11 "In the holy instant, there is no conflict of needs, for there is ONLY ONE."
T16B4 "Only the Holy Spirit recognizes foolish needs, AS WELL AS real ones."
T16B5 "And you will think that, by meeting the needs of one, you do NOT jeopardize another, because you keep them SEPARATE, and secret from each other."
T16B5 "No needs will long be left unmet, if you leave them ALL to Him Whose FUNCTION is to meet them."
T16G11 "He needs only your willingness to SHARE His perspective, to give it to you completely."
T16H12 "What can there be in us that NEEDS forgiveness, when YOURS is perfect?"
T17F10 "For all it needs now IS your blessing, that you may see that in it rests salvation."
T17I6 "And nothing that it needs to BE forever changeless, can you now WITHHOLD from it."
T18J1 "Therefore, it is the tiny part of your self, the little thought that seems split off and separate, that the Holy Spirit needs."
T18J1 "The rest is fully in God's keeping, and needs no guide."
T18J1 "But this wild and delusional thought needs help, because, in its delusions, it thinks it is the Son of God, whole and omnipotent, sole ruler of the kingdom it set apart, to tyrannize by madness into obedience and slavery."
T18K2 "That is the INTERFERENCE; that is what needs to be undone."
T19B1 "It NEEDS no healing."
T19J8 "It NEEDS not your protection; it is YOURS."
T20D4 "A simple question yet remains, and NEEDS an answer."
T21F2 "Reality needs no cooperation from you, to be itself."
T21F2 "But your awareness of it NEEDS your help, because it IS your choice."
T21F10 "Faith and perception and belief can be misplaced, and serve the great deceiver's needs, as well as truth."
T22B6 "What NEEDS interpretation MUST be alien."
T22E5 "The love of Christ will light YOUR faces, and shine from them into a darkened world that NEEDS the light."
T22E8 "Those who would let illusions be lifted from their minds are this world's Saviors, walking the world with their Redeemer, and carrying His message of hope and freedom and RELEASE from suffering to everyone who NEEDS a miracle to save him."
T22F1 "What merely is, NEEDS no defense, and offers none."
T22F1 "Everything that needs defense YOU DO NOT WANT."
T22F1 "For anything that needs defense will WEAKEN you."
T22F2 "Belief in sin needs GREAT defense, and at ENORMOUS cost."
T23C12 "But what is it you want, that NEEDS his death?"
T24G8 "His mistakes can cause delay, which it is given YOU to take from him, that both may end a journey that has never been begun, and NEEDS no end."
T24H1 "Nothing it needs does he deny to what he loves."
T25A3 "The body needs NO healing."
T25C5 "But what God has created NEEDS no frame, for what He has created HE supports, and frames within Himself."
T25G7 "The Holy Spirit needs YOUR special function, that HIS may be fulfilled."
T25H8 "The FORM is suited to your special needs, and to the special time and place in which you think you find yourself, and where you can be free of place and time, and ALL that you believe must limit you."
T25I2 "Here is the ONLY principle salvation needs."
T26D5 "Salvation stops just short of Heaven, for only perception NEEDS salvation."
T26H6 "And truth needs NO defense to make it true."
T26I4 "And it is THIS that needs correction, NOT a future state."
T27B6 "The sick have reason for each one of their unnatural desires and strange needs."
T27F6 "It needs ONE lesson that has perfectly been learned."
T28A3 "It is a recognition that you HAVE no needs which mean that something must be DONE."
T29C4 "He NEEDS your help in giving them to all who walk apart, believing they are separate and alone."
T29E4 "The dreams you THINK you like are those in which the functions YOU have given have been filled; the needs which YOU ascribe to you are met."
T29J5 "He thinks he NEEDS them that he may escape his thoughts, because he thinks the THOUGHTS are real."
T30B12 "It needs but two who would have happiness this day to promise it to all the world."
T30B12 "It needs but two to understand that they can not decide alone, to GUARANTEE the joy they asked for will be wholly shared."
T30B12 "It needs but two."
T30E6 "God's Son needs NO defense against his dreams."
T31B9 "He asks for what YOU want, and needs the SAME as you."
T31G6 "Give it instead to Him Who understands the changes that it needs to let it SERVE the function given you to bring you peace, that you may offer peace to have it yours."
T31G15 "It NEEDS the light, for it is dark indeed, and men despair because the Savior's vision is withheld, and what they see is death."
W27L3 "The idea for today needs many repetitions for maximum benefit."
W39L2 "No one needs practice to gain what is already his."
W65L4 "This is part of the long range disciplinary training which your mind needs so that the Holy Spirit can use it consistently for the purpose He shares with you."
W71L8 "Give Him full charge of the rest of the practice period, and let Him tell you what needs to be done by you in His plan for your salvation."
W76L6 "This needs repeating, - over and over until you realize that it applies to everything that you have made in opposition to His Will."
W91L1 "This needs repeating and frequent repeating."
W97L5 "Give Him the minutes which He needs today to help you understand with Him you are the Spirit that abides in Him, and Which calls through His Voice to every living thing; offers His sight to everyone who asks; replaces errors with the simple truth."
W106L5 "He needs your voice to speak to them, for who could reach God's Son except his Father calling through your Self?"
W107L5 "Here is the gift of healing, for the truth needs no defense, and therefore no attack is possible."
W110R35 "Then begin to think about them quietly, letting your mind relate them to your needs, your seeming problems and all your concerns."
W133L8 "It does not even tell the truth as it perceives it, for it needs to keep the halo which it uses to protect its goals from tarnish and from rust, that you may see how "innocent" it is."
W135L6 "It has no needs but those which you assign to it."
W135L6 "It needs no complicated structures of defense, no health-inducing medicine, no care and no concern at all."
W135L8 "For it seems to fail your hopes, your needs, your values and your dreams."
W135L9 "The "self" that needs protection is not real."
W135L14 "It is not free to be a means of helping in a plan which far exceeds its own protection and which needs its service for a little while."
W135L17 "And it does not see that here and now is everything it needs to guarantee a future quite unlike the past, without a continuity of any old ideas and sick beliefs."
W135L27 "I will not defend myself, Because the Son of God needs no defense Against the truth of his Reality.""
W136L19 "Yet this protection needs to be preserved by careful watching."
W138L5 "Decisions are the outcome of your learning, for they rest on what you have accepted as the truth of what you are and what your needs must be."
W151L1 "It needs irrational defense because it is irrational."
W154L11 "He needs our voice that He may speak through us."
W154L11 "He needs our hands to hold His messages, and carry them to those He appoints."
W154L11 "He needs our feet to bring us where He wills, that those who wait in misery may be at last delivered."
W154L11 "And He needs our will united with His Own, that we may be the true receivers of the gifts He gives."
W158L6 "This is beyond our goal, for it transcends what needs to be accomplished."
W161L5 "Love needs no symbols, being true."
W165L6 "Would God consent to let His Son remain forever starved by his denial of the nourishment he needs to live?"
W170L3 "For love now has an "enemy," an opposite; and fear, the alien, now needs your defense against the threat of what you really are."
W183L6 "This Child needs your protection."
W186L5 "If God's Voice assures you that salvation needs your part, and that the whole depends on you, be sure that it is so."
W198L12 "He needs no thoughts of mercy."
W242L2 "You know all our desires and our needs."
W251L1 "In that, all needs are satisfied, all cravings end, all hopes are finally fulfilled and dreams are gone."
W296L1 ""The Holy Spirit needs my voice today, that all the world may listen to Your Voice, and hear Your Word through me."
W297L1 "And I, who would be saved, would make it mine, to be the way I live within a world that needs salvation, and that will be saved as I accept Atonement for myself."
W300W95 "It needs your eyes and ears and hands and feet."
W300W95 "It needs your voice."
W300W95 "And most of all it needs your willingness."
W338L1 "It needs but this to let salvation come to all the world."
W345L1 "Father, in Heaven it is different, for there, there are no needs."
W349L2 "Our Father knows our needs."
M3A5 "The demarcations they have drawn between their roles, their minds, their bodies, their needs, their interests, and all the differences they thought separated them from one another, fade and grow dim and disappear."
M4A5 "No teacher of God can fail to find the Help he needs."
M5B6 "The teacher of God needs this period of respite."
M8A1 "It is now the teacher of God himself whose mind needs to be healed."
M9A2 "And in these dreams the mind is separate, different from other minds, with different interests of its own, and able to gratify its needs at the expense of others."
M17A10 "Perhaps he needs to remember "God is with me."
M23A3 "That forgiveness is healing needs to be understood, if the teacher of God is to make progress."
M26A4 "Here are strengths which the Holy Spirit wants and needs."
M26A6 "The Holy Spirit needs these gifts, and those who offer them to Him and Him alone go with Christ's gratitude upon their hearts, and His holy sight not far behind."
M27A2 "All needs are known to them, and all mistakes are recognized and overlooked by them."
M27A4 "If you would be Saviors, you must understand what needs to be escaped."
M30A2 "Who needs but a smile, being as yet unready for more?"
U4A3 "God knows what His Son needs before he asks."
U6A1 "But they have names which differ for a time, for time needs symbols, being itself unreal."
U7A4 "He seems to be whatever meets the needs you think you have."
U7A4 "But He is not deceived when you perceive your self entrapped in needs you do not have."
P1A1 "Sometimes he needs a more structured, extended relationship with an "official" therapist."
P2A3 "Everyone who needs help, regardless of the form of his distress, is attacking himself, and his peace of mind is suffering in consequence."
P2A3 "What he does not realize and needs to learn is that this "self," which can attack and be attacked as well, is a concept he made up."
P3E7 "Illness is therefore a mistake and needs correction."
P3F5 "Yet He needs a voice through which to speak His holy Word; a hand to reach His Son and touch his heart."
P3F6 "And He will send His Answer through the therapist who best can serve His Son in all his present needs."
P3G4 "It is not sick, and needs no remedy."
P3H1 "He who needs healing must heal."
P3H3 "This, however, needs the help of a very advanced therapist, capable of joining with the patient in a holy relationship in which all sense of separation finally is overcome."
P3H8 "Healing is done, for what is perfect needs no healing, and what remains to be forgiven where there is no sin?"
P4A2 "Who, then, decides what each brother needs?"
P4A2 "Would God send His Son to you and not be sure you recognize his needs?"
P4A2 "Think what God is telling you; He needs your voice to speak for Him."
P4B1 "They are devoted to certain kinds of needs in their professional activities, although they may be far more able teachers outside of them."
P4B2 "For this, however, he needs special training, because the curriculum by which he became a therapist probably taught him little or nothing about the real principles of healing."
P4C1 "Even an advanced therapist has some earthly needs while he is here."
P4C1 "And while he stays he will be given what he needs to stay."
P4C6 "Perhaps he was sent to teach the therapist how much he needs forgiveness, and how valueless is money in comparison."
S1A9 "It needs the humility of trust, not the arrogance of false certainty."
S1B4 "Also in the same way, in prayer you overlook your specific needs as you see them, and let them go into His hands."
S1C3 "The sinless have no needs."
S1C8 "Now, without needs of any kind, and clad forever in the pure sinlessness which is the gift of God to you, His Son, prayer can again become what it was meant to be."
S2C5 "Or is it rather treachery to one who needs salvation from the pain of guilt?"
S2C6 ""I will forgive you if you meet my needs, for in your slavery is my release.""
S3E10 "Remember this; whatever you may think about yourself, whatever you may think about the world, your Father needs you and will call to you until you come to Him in peace at last."
G3A5 "Salvation needs your help as well as mine."

Quotes on "Needed"

T1B37J "Also, the other man needed the money more today."
T1B41M "You and Bill DO have special talents which are needed for the Celestial speedup at this time."
T1B41AA "There are only two short additions needed here: 1."
T1C5 "Together, the conditions needed for consistent miracle-mindedness, the state in which fear has been abolished, can be particularly well worked out."
T2A4 "Even in the literal account, it is noteworthy that the pre-Separation state was essentially one in which man needed nothing."
T2B42 "It was therefore decided that he needed a defense which was so splendid that he could not misuse it, although he COULD refuse it."
T3A14 "Revelation has occasionally SHOWN you the end, but to reach it the means are needed."
T5C8 "The Holy Spirit promotes healing by looking beyond it, to what the children of God were before healing was needed, and will be when they have BEEN healed."
T12C12 "In peace he needed nothing, and asked for nothing."
T12G15 "Healing in time IS needed, for joy cannot establish its eternal reign where sorrow dwells."
T13F3 "INDIRECT proof of truth is needed in a world made of denial, and without direction."
T15F6 "Yet you had judged against yourself FIRST, or you would never have imagined that you needed them AS THEY WERE NOT."
T17H5 "The goal's reality will call forth, AND ACCOMPLISH, every miracle needed for its fulfillment."
T18E4 "Your willingness is needed ONLY to make it possible to TEACH you what they are."
T18F4 "The little faith it needed to change the purpose is all that is required to RECEIVE the means and USE them."
T19B5 "Here, then, is healing needed."
T19B14 "For faith is still a learning goal, no longer needed when the lesson has been learned."
T25C2 "How long is needed for you to realize the chance of CHANGE in this regard is hardly worth delaying change that might result in better outcome?"
T25G3 "Let him no more be lonely, for the lonely ones are those who see no function in the world for them to fill; no place where they are needed, and no aim which ONLY they can perfectly fulfill."
T25I2 "But remember salvation is not needed by the saved."
T26H3 "God's Answer is eternal, though It operates in time, where It is needed."
T26H15 "In crucifixion is redemption laid, for healing is not needed where there is no pain or suffering."
T27F1 "But you ARE needed that it can BEGIN."
T27H2 "All that is needed is you look upon the problem as it IS, and NOT the way that you have set it up."
T31G1 "Concepts are needed while perception lasts."
T31G6 "Would you not rather look upon yourself as NEEDED for salvation of the world, instead of as salvation's enemy?"
W19L5 "Apart from the "as needed" application of today's idea, at least three practice periods are required, shortening the length of time involved, if necessary."
W31L2 "Two longer periods of practice with the idea for today are needed, one in the morning and one at night."
W46L7 "The shorter applications may consist either of a repetition of the idea in the original or in a related form or in more specific applications if needed."
W46L7 "They will be needed at any time during the day when you become aware of any kind of negative reaction to anyone, present or not."
W80R25 "Reaffirm your determination in the shorter practice periods as well, and using the original form of the idea for general application, and a more specific form when needed."
W91L6 "The question with which this statement ends is needed for our exercises today."
W135L24 "They may not be the plans you thought were needed, nor indeed the answers to the problems which you thought confronted you."
W137L4 "So healing, never needed by the truth, must demonstrate that sickness is not real."
W153L10 "What defense could possibly be needed by the ones who are among the chosen ones of God by His election and their own as well?"
W157L4 "Nothing is needed but today's idea to light your mind, and let it rest in still anticipation and in quiet joy wherein you quickly leave the world behind."
W167L12 "No vision now is needed."
W170R512 "Yet are the words but aids and to be used, except at the beginning and the end of practice periods, but to recall the mind, as needed, to its purpose."
W180L5 "No more than this is asked because no more than this is needed."
W186L14 "Yet what is needed here is given here as it is needed."
W200L6 "It is only hell where it is needed, and where it must serve a mighty function."
W220W12 "What can come between a fixed projection and the aim that it has chosen as its needed goal?"
W251L1 "All that I sought before I needed not, and did not even want."
W314L1 "Death will not claim the future now, for life is now its goal, and all the needed means are happily provided."
M6C2 "They are not actually needed at all."
M11A4 "Remember how many times you thought you knew all the "facts" you needed for judgment, and how wrong you were!"
M15A2 "Here is it nourished, for here it is needed."
M29A3 "From here on no directions are needed."
M29A5 "What further sight is needed?"
U1A3 "This course remains within the ego framework, where it is needed."
U6A2 "And Christ needed his form that He might appear to men and save them from their own illusions."
P4C6 "Perhaps he was sent to give his brother the money he needed."
S1F4 "The ladder ends with this, for learning is no longer needed."
S2D5 "should be the only thing you ever ask when help is needed and forgiveness sought."
MSG19A5 "These lessons needed to be taught but once, for when the stone of death is rolled away, what can be seen except an empty tomb?"

Quotes on "Needful"

T13B1 "The miracle, without a function in Heaven, IS needful here."
T15I7 "Yet it is needful for you to learn just what this shift entails, so you will become willing to make it permanent."
T16E10 "To lift the veil, which seems so dark and heavy, it is only needful to VALUE truth beyond ALL fantasy, and to be entirely UNwilling to settle for illusion IN PLACE of truth."
T18E4 "You have been wrong in thinking that it is needful to prepare YOURSELF for Him."
T18E6 "It is not needful that I make it ready for Him, but only that I DO NOT INTERFERE with His plan to RESTORE to me my own AWARENESS of my readiness, which is eternal."
T18E9 "Only in your minds, WHICH THOUGHT IT DID, is its undoing needful."
T21C11 "It is as needful that you recognize you MADE the world you see, as that you recognize that you did NOT create yourself."
T31D5 "Is it not needful that he should BEGIN with this to seek another way instead?"
W44L8 "While no particular form of approach is advocated, what is needful is a sense of the importance of what you are doing, its inestimable value to you, and an awareness that you are attempting something very holy."
W135L5 "What but the body has such frailty that constant care and watchful, deep concern are needful to protect its little life?"
W153L5 "For you behold the Son of God as but a victim to attack by fantasies, by dreams, and by illusions he has made; yet helpless in their presence, needful only of defense by still more fantasies and dreams, by which illusions of his safety comfort him."
W258L1 "All that is needful is to train our minds to overlook all little, senseless aims, and to remember that our goal is God."

Quotes on "Needing"

T7F10 "This DOES place you in a position of needing to learn a lesson which SEEMS contradictory: you must learn to change your mind ABOUT your mind."
T11I2 "His Father's love holds him in perfect peace, and needing nothing, he asks for nothing."
T18I5 "Each tiny fragment seems to be self-contained, needing each other for SOME things, but by no means TOTALLY dependent on their One Creator for EVERYTHING."
T18I5 "And needing the whole to give them ANY meaning, for by themselves, they DO mean nothing."
T26E1 "Forgiveness always rests upon the one who offers it, until he sees HIMSELF as needing it no more."
W135L5 "It must be something made easy prey, unable to protect itself, and needing your defense."

Quotes on "Needless"

T3G6 "All of these wholly needless complexities are the result of man's attempt to regard himself both as separated and unseparated at the same time."
T11J13 "Accepting the Atonement teaches you WHAT IMMORTALITY IS, for by accepting your guiltlessness, you learn that the past has never been, and so the future is needless."
W133L14 "Should you begin to let yourself collect some needless burdens, or believe you see some difficult decisions facing you, be quick to answer with this simple thought: "I will not value what is valueless, For what is valuable belongs to me.""
W170L2 "Today we learn a lesson which can save you more delay and needless misery than you can possibly imagine."
W200L9 "Only if you attempt to wander can there be delay, and needless wasted time on thorny byways."

Quotes on "Needlessly"

T4A9 "Human living has indeed been needlessly wasted in repetition compulsion."
T26C3 "They are mistakes from which the Son of God IS suffering, but needlessly."
W160L3 "No one would let himself be dispossessed so needlessly unless he thought there was another home more suited to his tastes."

Quotes on "Needn't"

T1B30AC "NOTE FURTHER: HE needn't feel concerned about it either; so he forgot?"
T1B36E "Answer: No, but they needn't be OUT of accord with each other, either.)"
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