Projection Quotes

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Quotes on "Projection"

T1B30E "A major one is the understanding of projection, and the extent of its results."
T1B30E "Possession is very closely related to projection."
T1B30E "Projection still has this "hurling" connotation, because it involves hurling something you DO NOT want, and regard as dangerous and frightening, to someone else."
T1B30E "This is the opposite of the Golden Rule, and having placed this rule upside down, the reverse of miracles, or projection, follows automatically.)"
T1B30J "vulnerable to projection."
T1B30Q "That is what projection always involves.)"
T1B30AB "Thanks for blessing him with a miracle rather than cursing him with projection."
T1B36B "We now turn to the fundamental distinction between miracles and projection."
T1B36G "They inevitably produce either self-contempt or projection, and usually both."
T1B40E "DENIAL of the error results in projection."
T1B41R "Fantasies and projection are more closely associated, because both attempt to control external reality according to false internal needs."
T1C15 "Projection is also more likely to occur, with vacillations between grandiosity and fear."
T2A3 "We will refer later to projection as related to both mental illness and mental health."
T2A3 "This emptiness provides the screen for the misuse of projection."
T2A4 "Projection, as defined above, (this refers to the verb) is a fundamental attribute of God, which he also gave to his Son."
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."
T2A8 "Projection as undertaken by God was very similar to the kind of inner radiance which the Children of the Father inherit from Him."
T2A8 "It is important to note that the term "project outward" necessarily implies that the real source of projection is internal."
T2A22 "The FOCUSED paranoid has become more rigid in his solution, and centers on ONE source of projection to escape from vacillation."
T2B16 "Projection arises out of FALSE DENIAL."
T2B16 "My own role in the Atonement IS one of true projection, i.e.,"
T2B16 "My use of projection, which can also be yours, is NOT based on faulty denial."
T2B17 "The miracle worker is one who accepts my kind of denial and projection, unites his own inherent abilities to deny and project with mine, and imposes them back on himself and others."
T2B24 "Denial should be directed only to error, and projection should be limited to truth."
T2D11 "The anger then invades the mind, and projection in the wrong sense becomes likely."
T3B4 "Being without substantial content, it lends itself to projection."
T3H9 "When an individual has a "authority problem," it is ALWAYS because he believes he is the author of himself, and resents his own projection that you share his delusion in this respect."
T6A1 "Anger ALWAYS involves PROJECTION OF SEPARATION, which must ultimately be accepted as entirely one's own responsibility."
T6B3 "Projection means anger, anger fosters assault, and assault promotes fear."
T6B10 "It was perfectly clear that this was only because of the projection of others onto me, because I had not harmed anyone and had healed many."
T6B13 "The crucifixion CANNOT be shared, because it is the symbol of projection."
T6B14 "Their own imperfect love made them vulnerable to projection, and out of their own fear they spoke of the wrath of God as His RETALIATORY weapon."
T6B18 "ANY concept of "punishment" involves the projection of blame, and REINFORCES the idea that blame is justified."
T6C2 "We have said before that the separation was and IS dissociation, and also that once it had occurred, projection became its main defense, or the device which KEEPS IT GOING."
T6C3 "Projection will ALWAYS hurt you."
T6C4 "Projection and attack are inevitably related, because projection is ALWAYS a means of JUSTIFYING attack."
T6C4 "Anger without projection is impossible."
T6C4 "The ego uses projection ONLY to distort your perception of both yourself AND your brothers."
T6C5 "But we know that there is another use of projection."
T6C5 "The Holy Spirit, as well as the ego, utilizes projection but since their goals are opposed, so is the result."
T6C14 "The difference between the ego's use of projection and projection as the Holy Spirit uses it is very simple."
T6D7 "By learning it through projection, it becomes a part of you that you KNOW, because you cannot teach what you have dissociated."
T6G1 "These insane concepts are clearly the result of their own dissociation and projection."
T7H10 "This is the ultimate basis for ALL of the ego's projection."
T7H10 "Projection ALWAYS sees YOUR will in others."
T7I1 "We once said that without projection there can be no anger, but it is also true that without projection there can be no love."
T7I1 "Projection is a fundamental law of the mind, and therefore one which ALWAYS operates."
T7I2 "Projection to the Holy Spirit is the law of extension."
T7I2 "This choice IS up to you, but it is NOT up to you to decide whether or not you will UTILIZE projection."
T7I2 "The ego's use of projection must be fully understood before the INEVITABLE association between projection and anger can be finally UNmade."
T7I7 "The belief that it CAN, a fallacy which the ego ALWAYS makes, underlies its whole use of projection."
T7K4 "When you are confused about this VERY clear distinction in motivation, it CAN only be due to projection."
T7K4 "Projection of this kind IS a confusion in motivation, and given THIS confusion, TRUST becomes impossible."
T9K2 "Do not forget, however, that to deny God will inevitably result in projection, and you will believe that others, AND NOT YOURSELF, have done this TO you."
T10B1 "You have made by projection, but God has created by extension."
T10B11 "The projection of the ego makes it appear as if God's Will is OUTSIDE yourself, and therefore NOT YOURS."
T11B3 "What can this be, BUT projection?"
T11G3 "As self value comes from self EXTENSION, so does the PERCEPTION of self value come from the projection of loving thoughts outward."
T11H7 "We said before that WHAT you project is up to you, but it is NOT up to you WHETHER to project, for projection is a law of mind."
T11H7 "Perception IS projection, and you look in BEFORE you look out."
T11H7 "What you want IN YOURSELF you will make manifest by PROJECTION, and you will accept it FROM the world, because you put it there BY wanting it."
T12A1 "The ultimate purpose of projection, as the ego uses it, is ALWAYS to get rid of guilt."
T12E3 "Projection MAKES perception, and you CANNOT see beyond it."
T13C3 "The world can give you ONLY what you gave it, for being nothing but your own projection, it HAS no meaning apart from what you found in it, and placed your faith in."
T16D4 "It must be this that is REALLY outside yourself, NOT by your own projection, BUT IN TRUTH."
T18B3 "That was the first projection of error outward."
T18B3 "For truth brought to THIS could only remain within in quiet, and take no part in all the mad projection by which this world was made."
T18G3 "Unless the mind BELIEVES the body is ACTUALLY acting out ITS fantasies, it will attack the body by INCREASING the projection of its guilt upon it."
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."
T20I10 "For it is the PROJECTION which gives the "nothing" ALL the meaning that it holds."
T21A1 "Projection makes perception; the world you see is what you GAVE it, nothing more than that."
T22C10 "Behold the great projection, but look on it with the decision that it MUST BE HEALED, and NOT with fear."
T26K3 "PROJECTION of the cause of sacrifice is at the root of everything perceived to be unfair, and NOT your just deserts."
W30L2 "Today we are trying to use the new kind of projection."
W51L3 "What I see is the projection of my own errors of thought."
W196L9 "Nor need you hide in terror from the deadly fear of God projection hides behind."
W220W12 "The thought protects projection, tightening its chains, so that distortions are more veiled and more obscure; less easily accessible to doubt, and further kept from reason."
W220W12 "What can come between a fixed projection and the aim that it has chosen as its needed goal?"
M5K1 "As the projection of guilt upon him would send him to hell, so open-mindedness lets Christ's image be projected on him."
P3G6 "The patient is his screen for the projection of his sins, enabling him to let them go."

Quotes on "Projections"

T1B30J "It is true that mind can create projections as well as miracles, but it's NOT true that projections are REAL."
T7I6 "This is because their projections have NOT left their minds, and this, in turn, forces them to engage in compulsive activity in order NOT to recognize this."
T18B6 "He brings all your insane projections and your wild substitutions which YOU have placed OUTSIDE you, to the truth."
T20I10 "Yet, upon nothing, are ALL projections made."
W121L4 "It looks upon the world with sightless eyes, and shrieks as it beholds its own projections rising to attack its miserable parody of life."
W190L2 "Can such projections be attested to?"
P2A4 "He must become willing to reverse his thinking, and to understand that what he thought projected its effects on him were made by his projections on the world."
S1D1 "Praying for others, if rightly understood, becomes a means for lifting your projections of guilt from your brother, and enabling you to recognize it is not he who is hurting you."

Quotes on "Project"

T1B22U "What it REALLY means is that if you are ashamed of me (or embarrassed by love), you will project and therefore make it impossible for me to reach you."
T1B30AA "Note: This revelation was permitted because you did NOT project onto Bill the blame for your omission to ASK ME if you should transcribe the notes."
T2A2 "Project (verb): to extend forward or out."
T2A2 "Project (noun): a plan in the mind World: a natural grand division."
T2A12 "It still remains within him to project as God projected his own Spirit to him."
T2B16 "I can project to YOU the affirmation of truth."
T2B16 "If you project error to me (or to yourself) you are interfering with the process."
T4D11 "You project onto your own idea of yourself the will to separate, which conflicts with the love you also feel for what you have made because you made it."
T6C2 "What you project you disown, and therefore DO NOT BELIEVE IS YOURS."
T6C2 "Since you have also judged AGAINST what you project, you attack it because you have already attacked it BY rejecting it."
T6D3 "But through the ego you CAN hear and learn and teach and project WHAT IS NOT TRUE."
T6D5 "What you project you BELIEVE."
T6H3 "The UNdoing is necessary only in YOUR mind, so that you cannot PROJECT it."
T6H3 "God Himself has established what you can project with perfect safety."
T7C6 "OUTSIDE the Kingdom, the law which prevails INSIDE it is ADAPTED to "what you project you believe.""
T7C6 "God and His Sons, in the surety of Being, KNOW that what you project you ARE."
T7H2 "You will NEVER be able to exclude yourself from what you project."
T7I2 "Every mind MUST project, because that is how it lives, and every mind IS life."
T7I6 "That is why those who project from the ego are vigilant for their OWN safety."
T7I8 "Do NOT project the responsibility for your belief in it onto ANYONE else, or you will PRESERVE the belief."
T7I8 "When you are willing to accept sole responsibility for the ego's existence YOURSELF, you will have laid aside all anger and all attack, because they COME from an attempt to PROJECT RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR OWN ERRORS."
T11D12 "But to find the place, you must relinquish your investment in the world as YOU have projected it, allowing the Holy Spirit to project the real world TO you, from the altar of God."
T11H11 "For we are there in the peace of the Father, Who wills to PROJECT His peace through YOU."
T11H12 "When you have accepted your mission to PROJECT peace, you will FIND it."
T12A1 "Only by persuading you that IT is you, could the ego possibly induce you to PROJECT guilt, and thereby keep it in your mind."
T12A2 "You PROJECT guilt to get rid of it, but you actually merely CONCEAL it."
T13C6 "Project it not, for while you do, it cannot BE undone."
T15J9 "For, if GOD would demand total sacrifice of you, you thought it safer to project Him outward and AWAY from you, and NOT be host to Him."
T15J10 "But do not try to project it FROM you, and see it OUTSIDE yourself."
T18G5 "Your PERCEPTION of the body can clearly be sick, but project this not upon the body."
T21A2 "And this you WILL project upon the world."
T26I3 "Do not project this fear to time, for time is NOT the enemy that you perceive."
T28D2 "If you WITHHOLD agreement, and accept the part YOU play in making sickness real, the other mind cannot project its guilt without your aid in LETTING it perceive itself as separate and apart from YOU."
W130L3 "What, then, can fear project upon the world?"

Quotes on "Projected"

T1B30E "He literally PROJECTED himself from Heaven."
T2A3 "It will also be commented on that Lucifer literally projected himself from heaven."
T2A4 "In the Creation, God projected his Creative Ability out of Himself toward the Souls which He created, and also imbued them with the same loving wish (or will) to create."
T2F4 "The term Last Judgment is frightening, not only because it has been falsely projected onto God, but also because of the association of "Last" with death."
T5G6 "The classic picture of fear of retaliation from without then follows, because the severity of the guilt is so acute that it MUST be projected."
T7C4 "Conflict can indeed be projected, but it MUST be intrapersonal first."
T7C6 "This form of the law clearly implies that you will learn what YOU are from what you have projected onto others and therefore believe THEY are."
T7I4 "Strictly speaking, conflict cannot BE projected, precisely BECAUSE it cannot be fully shared."
T11D8 "You have projected outward what IS antagonistic to what is inward, and therefore you would HAVE to perceive it this way."
T11D10 "For it was made out of what you do NOT want, projected FROM your mind, because you were AFRAID of it."
T12B3 "You have projected guilt blindly and indiscriminately, but you have NOT uncovered its source."
T18B3 "The world arose to hide it, and became the screen on which it was projected, and drawn between you and truth."
T18G3 "Its guilt, which KEEPS it separate, is projected to the body, which suffers and dies, BECAUSE IT IS ATTACKED to hold the separation in the mind, and let it NOT KNOW its unity."
T20G11 "The body is the ego's idol; the belief in sin made flesh, and then projected outward."
T20I10 "They are the means by which the OUTSIDE world, projected from within, ADJUSTS to sin, and SEEMS to witness to its reality."
T26H3 "What is projected OUT, and seems to be EXTERNAL to the mind, is NOT outside at all, but an effect of what is in, and has NOT left its source."
T26H11 "Sin is belief attack can be projected OUTSIDE the mind where the belief arose."
T26I1 "If it has been projected BEYOND your minds, you think of it as time."
W8L1 "He sees only his thoughts projected outward."
W22L1 "Having projected his anger onto the world, he sees vengeance about to strike at him."
W26L2 "Because your attack thoughts will be projected, you will fear attack."
W161L8 "Mistake not the intensity of rage projected fear must spawn."
W310W101 "At first you see a world which has accepted this as true, projected from a now corrected mind."
W325L1 "These images are then projected outward, looked upon, esteemed as real, and guarded as one's own."
M9A3 "Its hierarchy of values is projected outward, and it sends the body's eyes to find it."
M18A9 "Now is escape impossible until you see you have responded to your own interpretation, which you have projected on an outside world."
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."
U5A6 "This is the shift that true perception brings: What was projected out is seen within, and there forgiveness lets it disappear."

Quotes on "Projects"

T1B30R "When man projects this onto others, he DOES imprison them, but only to the extent that he reinforces errors they have already made."
T2A12 "This is impossible as long as man projects in the spirit of miscreation."
T6C14 "The ego projects to EXCLUDE and therefore to deceive."
T6C14 "The Holy Spirit projects by RECOGNIZING HIMSELF in EVERY mind, and thus perceives them as ONE."
T6D6 "Without anxiety, the mind is wholly kind, and because it PROJECTS beneficence, it IS beneficent."
T6G5 "Further, the mind of the learner projects its own split, and therefore does NOT perceive consistent minds in others, making him suspicious of THEIR motivations."
T7I3 "It projects conflict FROM your mind to OTHER minds, in an attempt to persuade you that you have gotten RID of it."
T11D7 "Therefore, the mind projects the split, NOT the reality."
T13F4 "The thoughts which the mind of God's Son projects, HAVE all the power that he gives them."
T29H7 "And CAN a dream succeed in making real the pictures it projects outside itself?"

Quotes on "Projecting"

T2A6 "The world, as defined above, WAS made as a natural grand division, or projecting outward of God."
T2A7 "Strictly speaking, then, the opposite of projecting is conjecting, a term which referred to a state of uncertainty or guess work."
T2E6 "The reason it came out that way, is because you are projecting (in the inappropriate way) your own anger, which has nothing to do with these notes."
T6D1 "Hearing and being is an example, to which we can also add teaching and being, learning and being, and, above all, PROJECTING and being."
T6D5 "The only REAL safety lies in projecting ONLY the Holy Spirit, because as you see His gentleness in others your own mind perceives ITSELF as totally harmless."
T7G4 "It does not perceive ITS existence as threatened, by projecting the threat onto YOU, and perceiving your BEING as NONexistent."
T7H9 "This makes you feel DEPRIVED of it, and by projecting YOUR rejection, you believe that others are TAKING IT FROM YOU."
T7H10 "Projecting its insane belief that YOU have been treacherous to YOUR Creator, it believes that your brothers, who are as incapable of this as you are, are out to TAKE GOD FROM YOU."
T9D3 "Projecting condemnation onto God, they make Him retaliative, and FEAR HIS RETRIBUTION."
T9I16 "You think they are your father, because you are projecting onto them the fearful fact that YOU MADE THEM TO REPLACE GOD."
T11H8 "When you think you are projecting what you do NOT want, it is still because you DO want it."
T11J10 "For the IDEA of guilt brings a belief of condemnation of one by another, projecting separation in place of unity."
T13C7 "And by projecting it, the WORLD seems dark, and shrouded in your guilt."
T13E6 "The Holy Spirit will teach you how to USE it, and by PROJECTING it, to learn that it IS in you."
T28C11 "The lesson is the MIND was sick that thought the body COULD be sick; projecting OUT its guilt caused NOTHING, and had NO effects."
W72L5 "And it asserts that his salvation must be death, projecting this attack onto God, and holding Him responsible for it."
M18A6 "Projecting your "forgetting" onto Him, it seems to you He has forgotten, too."

Quotes on "Misproject"

T3C21 "This is why it CANNOT misproject."

Quotes on "Misprojection"

T3A27 "This will correct YOUR errors, and help him react better to the work on the bookcase, which may otherwise lend itself for misuse by misprojection."
T3A33 "You will NOT be able to control it once it has started, because everything and everyone will be pulled into the misprojection, and misinterpreted accordingly."
T3C2 "This particularly unfortunate interpretation, which actually arose out of the combined misprojection of a large number of my own would-be followers, has led many people to be bitterly afraid of God."
T3C9 "Be very sure that you recognize how impossible this assumption really is, and how ENTIRELY it arises from misprojection."
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