THE Universe is governed by Law - one great Law. Its manifestations are multiform, but viewed from the Ultimate there is but one Law. We are familiar with some of its manifestations, but are almost totally ignorant of certain
others. Still we are learning a little more every day - the veil is being gradually lifted.
We speak learnedly of the Law of Gravitation, but ignore that equally wonderful manifestation, THE LAW OF
ATTRACTION IN THE THOUGHT WORLD.
The Friday before winter break, my mom packed me an overnight bag and a few deadly
weapons and took me to a new boarding school. We picked up my friends Annabeth and
Thalia on the way.
It was an eight-hour drive from New York to Bar Harbor, Maine. Sleet and snow
pounded the highway. Annabeth, Thalia, and I hadn't seen each other in months, but between
the blizzard and the thought of what we were about to do, we were too nervous to talk much.
Except for my mom. She talks more when she's nervous. By the time we finally got to
Westover Hall, it was getting...
XMPP: The Definitive Guide walks you through the thought processes and design decisions involved in building a complete XMPP-enabled application, and adding real-time interfaces to existing applications. You'll not only learn simple yet powerful XMPP tools, but you'll also discover, through real-world developer stories, how common XMPP "building blocks" can help solve particular classes of problems.
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When this book was first conceived, my aim was to analyse the concept of family
employed in a number of different areas of substantive Community law. The
thought of writing a book which also included a detailed discussion of the family
law of the European Union never entered my head. If it had, I should have
thought it would be a very short book indeed. However, in the late 1990s, when
carrying out research for an article on the developing concept of family in
European Union law, I came across references to family law in discussions
regarding the prospects for a European civil code.
"There come from time to time, eras of more favorable conditions, in which the thoughts of men draw nearer
together than is their wont, and the many interests of the intellectual world combine in one complete type of
general culture. The fifteenth century ... is one of these happier eras; and what is sometimes said of the age of
Pericles is true of that of Lorenzo--it is an age productive of personalities, many-sided, centralized, complete.
Why this big book? Why a full-scale discussion of The Magic of Thinking Big? Thousands of-books will be published this year. Why one more? Permit me to give yon just a little background.Several years ago I witnessed an exceptionally impressivesales meeting. The vice president in charge of marketing for this company was tremendously excited. He wanted to drive home a point.
The efficiency of a book is like that of a man, in one important respect: its attitude toward its subject is the
first source of its power. A book may be full of good ideas well expressed, but if its writer views his subject
from the wrong angle even his excellent advice may prove to be ineffective.
This book stands or falls by its authors' attitude toward its subject. If the best way to teach oneself or others to
speak effectively in public is to fill the mind with rules, and to set up fixed standards for the interpretation of
thought, the utterance of language,...
From one of the most influential economists of the modern era, Keynes and his "General Theory" shaped economic thought and government policies for decades to come. Out of this magnum opus arose the Keynesian school of economics. Keynes argues that the level of employment in a modern economy was determined by three factors: the marginal propensity to consume (income that people chose to spend on goods and services), the marginal efficiency of capital (the rate used to see whether investments are worthy) and the rate of interest.
Are you a programmer looking for a new challenge? Does the thought of building your very own iPhone app make your heart race and your pulse quicken? If so, then Beginning iPhone Development is just the book for you.
Assuming only a minimal working knowledge of Objective-C, and written in a friendly, easy-to-follow style, Beginning iPhone Development offers a complete soup-to-nuts course in iPhone and iPod Touch programming.
An ecosystem is a group of animals and plants living
in a specific region and interacting with one
another and with their physical environment.
Ecosystems include physical and chemical components,
such as soils, water, and nutrients that
support the organisms living there. These organisms
may range from large animals to microscopic
bacteria. Ecosystems also can be thought of
as the interactions among all organisms in a given
habitat; for instance, one species may serve as
food for another. People are part of the ecosystems
where they live and work.
A thought-provoking collection of twenty-five stories that reflect the wonder and glory of the origins of the world and humankind. With commentary by the author. “A must for mythology shelves.”--Booklist
Dreaming has fascinated humankind since the dawn of
recorded history. As dreaming is so vivid, so complex,
and so emotional , it has inspired religious movements ,
artistic representations, and introspective scientific theories. All
of these pre-modern expressions have been based on the idea
that dreams contain messages that cannot be delivered in any
Thus, i t was thought by the early Judaeo-Christians that God
communicated his intentions via certain prophets to his human
The Law of Cause and Effect: Everything happens for a reason; there is a cause for every effect. The Law of Belief: Whatever you truly believe, with feeling, becomes your reality. The Law of Expectations: Whatever you expect, with confidence, becomes your own self-fulfilling prophecy. The Law of Attraction: You are a living magnet; you invariably attract into your life the people, situations and circumstances that are in harmony with your dominant thoughts.
You are meant to have everything you love and desire.
Your work is meant to be exciting, and you are meant to
accomplish all the things you would love to accomplish. Your
relationships with your family and friends are meant to be
filled with happiness. You are meant to have all the money you
need to live a full, wonderful life. You are meant to be living
your dreams - all of them' If you want to travel, you are meant
to travel. If you would love to start a business, you are meant
to start a business. If you would love to learn to dance or
Does this sound familiar?
Ever since ‘The Secret’ people everywhere are asking how they can make the Law of Attraction work. Most people have found themselves feeling that it isn’t as easy as they thought it would be and they can’t figure out why the Law of Attraction works for some people but not for them.
Selling. What a profession. Why do so many people love selling
so much, whereas others hate even the thought of selling something?
What is it about the topic of selling that causes so many
mixed emotions? Better yet, why are some people so good at it,
and others are always trying to get it right?
Why do some people achieve all their goals while others simply dream of having a better life? Bestselling author Brian Tracy shows that the path from frustration to fulfillment has already been discovered. Hundreds of thousands—even millions—of men and women have started with nothing and achieved great success. Here Tracy presents the essential principles you need to know to make your dreams come true.
The distance that two people who are kissing keep their hips apart can tell you something about the relationship that exists between them. Lovers press their torsos hard against each other and move within each other’s close intimate zones. This differs from the kiss received from a stranger on New Year’s Eve or from your best friend’s spouse, both of whom keep their pelvic area at least 15 centimetres away from yours. One of the exceptions to the distance/ intimacy rule occurs where the spatial distance is based on the person’s social standing.
This is a radical book.
It was radical when it was published in 1910, and it is radical today.
When I first read The Science of Being Well, I thought, OF COURSE!
This is brilliant! Everyone should read this book! You may have a similar reaction
to this book if youve read Mr. Wattles first book, The Science of Getting
Rich, or if you believe that both thought and behavior affect health.