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A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle
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Feb 17, 08

bookshelves: read-2008, nonfiction
Read in February, 2008

Oprah told me to read this. I probably wouldn't have picked it if she hadn't, and in fact I never read Tolle's bestseller, The Power of Now. That said, this book resonates with some of my core beliefs, and I really like the way Tolle expounds on these principles, clarifying them and reinforcing them in my mind. They are

a) The amount of consciousness, freedom, and fulfillment available in life is inversely proportional to ego.

b) Living in the Now is key (It's been put to me like this: "If you keep one foot in tomorrow and one foot in yesterday, you'll just piss all over today." All we have is this moment.

I would highly recommend this book to anyone trying to live by spiritual principles. [ read full review ]
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“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.”
Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

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Abebe Wondimagegn I've been reading a lot of good books on subjects of spirituality and slef help but Eckhart Tolle books the power of Now & a New earth did changes my life, just read it then you'll see it

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