The Secret book is the print version of the hit law of attraction movie. Based on the premise that positive thinking and holding the thoughts and visions of the things that we desire can lead to increased health, wealth and happiness, it has sold over 19 million copies worldwide and been translated into 46 languages at the time of writing. Although there has been a lot of misconceptions written and talked about The Secret, there is no denying the impact it has had on the world and how it has brought the concept of the law of attraction into the public consciousness. Often there seems to be a genuine confusion about the message in The Secret book, especially from those that are not fully familiar with it.
I hate, hate, hate this book with absolute passion. You can attract good things to you through your good thoughts. Ok, I'm on board with that. It has worked for me. Ooh, I already knew the Secret! But no, it goes further. You attract bad things to you through your negative thoughts.
Well, negative thoughts are pretty useless, so I can see benefit in trying to decrease or eliminate them. And one time true story I did get robbed while traveling after worrying about it for 3 weeks.
There is no gray area with this one. According to the author, people who are raped, killed, maimed, tortured - they all bring it on themselves with their negative thoughts. The people in Darfur should be thinking "here comes the food, there go the guns".
The book goes on to say that weight management is simply a matter of "thinking thin" and not looking at fat people for realthat if you have a stack of bills to pay you should instead picture checks coming in, that you can have everything you want through visualization, such as your hands on the steering wheel of your car, and that you can cure your cancer watching funny movies.
There is a weak chapter at the end about how you can use your Secret powers for the common good, like world peace, but why would you want to waste it when you can be driving your new Hummer? It promotes the self-absorbed, materialistic, shallow outlook of predominantly rich white people to the exclusion of the rest of the planet - while managing to blame them for their problems and justify those in possession of the Secret for not using their visualized wealth to promote social change.
A figure not one living person has ever seen, yet you entrust your whole living psyche to pray, worship and even donat How many of you believe in God?
A figure not one living person has ever seen, yet you entrust your whole living psyche to pray, worship and even donate to "his causes", yet you seem to think it's impossible to conceive that people, whom I'm one, Believe and actually apply it on a daily basis of which it works, are insane.
Perhaps step out of your materialistic world and get in tune with the actual world around you.
Your beliefs are no lesser nor greater than anyone else's!How Positive Thinking Really Can Change Your Life. It all comes down to something called the Law of Attraction, a theory popularized by Rhonda Byrne's . As Secret author Rhonda Byrne stated, “It takes no time for the Universe to manifest what you want.” The Truth About the Law of Attraction.
Check out my book, (positive thinking. About the Author: Rhonda Byrne Rhonda Byrne is the creator behind The Secret, a documentary film that swept the world in , changing millions of lives and igniting a global movement/5.
Aug 09, · Law of Attraction is the biggest and most powerful law in this whole Universe. It says whatever you think whatever you feel, You will Exactly get the same - This universe will give that thing.
The Secret was a movie made in by Rhonda Byrne about the Law of Attraction.
It is a fabulous movie that I feel everyone should see that is interested in learning about the Law of Attraction. A new version is coming in starring Katie Holmes. The Secret, the book and the documentary movie, both appeared in and are considered the self-help classics for the past few attheheels.com author, Rhonda Byrne, said that she herself has discovered “the secret” that is the law of attraction, and that she decided to compile the wisdom of the centuries and to share that knowledge with the .