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ID # 5

Action

Action seems to follow feeling but really action and feeling go together, and by regulating the action which is under the more direct control of the will, we can indirectly regulate the feeling, which is not. So the voluntary path to cheerfulness is to sit up cheerfully and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there

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Confidence

Belief creates the actual fact

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ID # 381

Peace

Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step in overcoming the consequences of any misfortune or mistake

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