February 4, 2005

Attention, Obstacles and Gratitude

An excerpt from a public radio interview with author Gregg Krech about attention , obstacles and the experience of gratitude.

Approximately 2 1/2 minutes.

Posted on February 4, 2005 4:59 PM
Comments

That was a wonderful piece to listen to, and more to the point to actually hear and take note of!

Reminds me of the saying, which went something like, you might not get all you want, but think of all the things you don't want, that you don't get... like a broken leg for instance!

Posted by: Marian Bonelli on September 17, 2010 1:33 PM

Thank you so much for the gifts I have received to guide me on my journey to being codependant no more. I am so grateful for all that I have and dear friends who are helping me on my path.

Posted by: Patricia on September 16, 2010 2:50 PM

I am grateful for the power of the lifeforce-the expression of God in all - entering my awareness more with each moment. Truly we are here to magnify God.

Posted by: Cheryl on March 26, 2010 5:40 PM

We can choose lack or abundance. the former leads to more lack and the latter leads to more abundance!

Posted by: Hilary on March 23, 2010 8:02 AM

I am so grateful that I woke up bathed in Sunshine.

Posted by: janelle grace on November 28, 2009 3:43 PM

It is a beautiful day in the woods. The stream next to me is singing. The river moves silently, dreaming. The mists float gracefully, peacefully. I am filled with the joy, the gift of this day. I will carry these lovely gifts with me to share as I engage this day, as I encounter this day and weave myself into the tapestry of its mysteries.

Posted by: John Crawford on November 28, 2009 11:06 AM

GRACIAS, GRACIAS

I AM LOOKING AROUND AND ....NOT WORDS THIS IS WONDERFUL!


GRACIAS MY DAY STARTS MARAVILLOSAMENTE!!

Posted by: ESTHER FARFAN OLDHAM on November 28, 2009 6:17 AM

Thank you for reminding me what i should be giving thanks too instead of complaining.

Posted by: Nayazik on September 28, 2009 1:26 PM

Gratitude ALWAYS works. The more I work on focusing on what I am blessed to have...the more what I am seeking shows up. It isn't as easy as it sounds. It is a PhD program in the school of life - but no other life skills are as tried and true as gratitude. Thank you Go Gratitude!!!

Love and gratitude...denise

Posted by: Denise Martin on September 26, 2009 1:29 PM

Thank you for reminding me to look for and be greatful for all the many wonders life offers that support my being every single day.

Posted by: Kate Garcia on September 26, 2009 2:01 AM

Thank you for bringing my attention to a GRATITUDE way of thinking. I am truly grateful!

Posted by: Melinda Allan on September 3, 2009 4:23 PM

Thank you so much for dancing in gratitude of life and in appreciation of one another. I am grateful for this community of great fullness!

Posted by: Grace Rose on June 30, 2009 5:51 PM

Thank you, Thank you, THANK YOU! It is nice to wake up with the gratitude.
LOVE & GRATITUDE TO ALL!
Jela

Posted by: Jela on June 30, 2009 1:03 PM

Thank you for the reminder to NOT take for GRANTED all the GOOD THINGS we have in our everyday lives..... Don't Sweat The Small Things but be GRATEFUL for all those Small Things.
Love & Happiness to ALL...
Theresa

Posted by: Theresa Orchard on April 3, 2009 11:00 AM

I keep all the DAYS on my mail screen - this morning I opened up Day 9 again - there is always something new to think about. thank you for casting these Days upon the waters.
Susan

Posted by: Susan on December 6, 2008 6:19 AM

Thank you for that RE-MINDER................
Mary

Posted by: Mary on October 9, 2008 1:29 PM

what a wonderful way of waking up to the day! It arrives when I need it most. I am grateful to you for been there...in silence, but present.

Posted by: Lucy on October 9, 2008 11:09 AM

Yes, it is our attention to the things we love and want that brings us more of the same. He is describing the law of attraction without saying so and gratitude and gratefulness to the things "we take for granted" or to "what is" will also bring more of the same. It's about shifting focus.

Posted by: Riox on October 9, 2008 10:47 AM

Thank you for remembering me of all the GREAT things I have in my life and that even though I give thanks...................
Blessings, Maria

Posted by: Maria Daza on October 9, 2008 10:34 AM

So true, we must pay attention to the things that ARE working for us each moment. It is important to acknowledge and be ever thankful for the persons whose very presence and personal contributions helps us in our daily lives as well, the janitor, the woman who held the door for you when you were carrying packages, the cashier, the pilot...

Posted by: Barb O'Brien on October 9, 2008 8:34 AM

Wonderful Insight!

Posted by: Lily on October 9, 2008 7:13 AM

Absolutely wonderful! thank you for starting my day off without a toothache!

Posted by: Barbara Hinz on October 9, 2008 6:25 AM
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