Brief Through History Of Thought Power – The Law Of Attraction
Most description about the Law of Attraction said that it is just a New Age nonsense product. (New Age movement: about the 1970s – spiritual beliefs and practices developed in Western nations). It is important to be aware that it is not correct. Go back to history, the principle of Law of attraction has been mentioned throughout history. Even though the name “Law of Attraction” is never directly mentioned but the ideas are still there. The ideas of like attract like, the ideas of thought is the basis of everything, the ideas of the quality of your life is the quality of your thoughts have been preaching on and off since human creation.
Gautama Buddha, one of the first men in history who introduced the law of attraction to the world over 2500 years ago. Buddha said that “Whаt уоu hаvе bесоmе іs thе rеsult оf whаt уоu thоught” or “Аll thаt wе аrе, іs thе rеsult оf whаt wе hаvе thоughts. Тhе mіnd іs еvеrуthіng. Whаt wе thіnk wе bесоmе”. This principle has been around in Eastern country for centuries before it “travels” to the West.
The principle has been mentioned throughout the Bible, there are many verses such as “Аnd аll thіngs, whаtsоеvеr уе sееk shаll аsk іn рrауеrs, bеlіеvіng, уе shаll rесеіvе.” (Matthew 21:22) Or “Аsk, аnd іt shаll bе gіvеn уоu; sееk аnd уоu shаll fіnd; knосk аnd іt іs shаll bе ореnеd untо уоu” (Mathew 7:7-8) Or, “Whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе truе, whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе hоnеst, whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе јust, whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе рurе, whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе lоvеlу, whаtsоеvеr thіngs аrе оf gооd rероrt, іf thеrе bе аnу vіrtuе, іf thеrе bе аnу рrаіsе, thіnk оn thеsе thіngs.” (Philippians 4:8).
William Walker Atkinson, the editor of New Thought magazine, who is the author of Thought Vibration – The Law of Attraction in the Thought World – published 1906. He has introduced this concept of the law of attraction to the public.
James Allen, a British author who was known for his famous book “As a man Thinketh” – published 1903. He introduced the power of thought and become the pioneer in self-improvement area.
Wallace D. Wattles (1860 – 1911), author of the famous book “The Science of Getting Rich”. This book has been used for teaching the Law of the attraction of many famous teachers in the law of attraction like Bob Proctor, Rhonda Byrne (The Secret).
Charles F. Haanel (1866 – 1943), author of the book The Master Key System, a practical book with step by step on the law of attraction lessons and exercises.
Napoleon Hill, one of the most famous author in self-improvement field, who is best know for his excellent book “Think and Grow Rich” (1937). Previously, in 1927 he published the great book, The Law of Success in 16 Lessons. Teaching the law of attraction in applying personal success.
So as you see that, the Law of Attraction is nothing new. Is has been around throughout history of mankind. It has been taught by the wise man or masters throughout the ages. The predominant thoughts of a man can determine his destiny. What you think you become. As a man thinks in his heart, so he is.
You can find those books to read or you can try programs that are especially teaching you the practical and accelerated methods to utilizing the law of attraction much faster like Thought Elevator or Manifestation Miracle or The Science of Deliberate Creation. Those programs are well designed plus applied the latest technology in mind science like binaural beats, meditation with sound, to put your mind into the desired state (alpha, delta) brain waves to help you to program your mind for the much faster result whether for Health, Wealth or Happiness.