Fear is the mind-killer.
Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration.
I will face my fear.
I will permit it to pass over me and through me.
And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path.
Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain.
- Bene Gesserit (Litany against fear).
Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can.
Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit
to be cumbered with your old nonsense. This day is all that is good and fair.
It is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on yesterdays."
"Worry gives small things a big shadow." - Swedish Proverb.
“Any evil likes to live in exact, brittle plans, so 99% of life has to have contingencies in place,” according to Martin Prechtel. That is, they discuss all the details at great length, for the ritual, then promise not to do it that way, but just do it how it happens. So, negative forces cannot interfere, cannot follow the plan and organise themselves accordingly. (Kindred Spirit, Issue 62, p.24).
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