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I have created a Think and Grow Rich Workbook. There is a separate file for each chapter in the book. This chapter is on The Brain. Your brain is a broadcasting and receiving station for thought. The thoughts you think with intensity are broadcast and picked up by others. You naturally tune into the thoughts of other people. When you learn how to use your brain to broadcast and receive what you want, you will make better decisions, take better actions, and have more consistent success.

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THINK and
GROW RICH
Original 1937 Classic Edition of
Think and Grow Rich
By
Napoleon Hill
Workbook Edition By Bill Marshall
www.poweraffirmations.com
THINK and GROW RICH:
The 1937 Original Edition
Teaching, for the first time, the famous Andrew Carnegie formula for
money-making, based upon the THIRTEEN PROVEN STEPS TO
RICHES.
Organized through 25 years of research, in collaboration with more than
500 distinguished men of great wealth, who proved by their own
achievements that this philosophy is practical.
By
Napoleon Hill
Author of the
THE LAW OF SUCCESS
Philosophy
WORKBOOK EDITION
BY Bill MARSHALL
Published by
Bill Marshall
www.poweraffirmations.com
Workbook Portion by Bill Marshall
Copyright © 2013 by Bill Marshall. All Rights Reserved.
This is an ebook reproduction of the complete and original 1937 version of
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill, originally published by The Ralston
Society and now in the public domain.
This edition published by Bill Marshall with reference numbers and
workbook portion by Bill Marshall is not sponsored or endorsed by or
otherwise affiliated with Napoleon Hill, his family and heirs, the Napoleon
Hill Foundation, The Ralston Society, or any other person or entity.
4
“The brain…a broadcasting and receiving station for thought.” This is really quite a
metaphor. Our brain is a physical organ, but it is the connecting link between the
physical and the spiritual.
We are not our bodies, because when we are gone, our bodies are still here.
Therefore, we also know that we are not our brain. When we are gone, our brains are
left behind.
But we use our bodies (and thus our brains) to operate in this material world. Our
bodies are the instruments of our minds.
Somehow, in ways we do not understand, our brains are connected with every other
brain. And our brain is the connecting link between the material world and the spiritual
world.
Exactly how it happens is a mystery. No one knows. Fortunately, we don’t need to
know how it works in order to take advantage of it. Just like we don’t have to know how
the rest of our body works. It just does.
We can learn to use our brains more effectively—just like we learn to use other
functions of our bodies more effectively.
Here are some questions to think about as you review this week’s chapter:
How do we broadcast our thoughts?
How do we receive thoughts?
How do we control what we broadcast and receive?
How can we use this ability to broadcast and receive thoughts to achieve our goals?
CHAPTER 13
THE BRAIN
A BROADCASTING AND RECEIVING STATION FOR THOUGHT
The Twelfth Step toward Riches
1 MORE than twenty years ago, the author, working in conjunction with the late Dr.
Alexander Graham Bell, and Dr. Elmer R. Gates, observed that every human brain is
both a broadcasting and receiving station for the vibration of thought.
If thoughts vibrate, then thought is a form of energy.
2 Through the medium of the ether, in a fashion similar to that employed by the
radio broadcasting principle, every human brain is capable of picking up vibrations of
thought which are being released by other brains.
Chapter 13 – The Brain
5
3 In connection with the statement in the preceding paragraph, compare, and
consider the description of the Creative Imagination, as outlined in the chapter on
Imagination. The Creative Imagination is the “receiving set” of the brain, which
receives thoughts, released by the brains of others. It is the agency of communication
between one’s conscious, or reasoning mind, and the four sources from which one
may receive thought stimuli.
We don’t pick up the thoughts of others through our 5 physical senses. We pick up the
thoughts of others within the domain of our imagination and subconscious mind.
In my experience, the vibrations we pick up generally come in the form of images,
feelings, and impressions. Our brains then translate those impressions into words.
Remember, language is a learned skill. None of us come into this world with the ability
to speak. We earn to speak from other people in our environment (even down to our
accents).
For your reference, the four sources he is referring to here again are:
1. Infinite Intelligence
2. One’s subconscious mind, wherein is stored every sense impression and
thought impulse which ever reached the brain through any of the five
senses
3. From the mind of some other person who has just released the thought, or
picture of the idea or concept, through conscious thought, or
4. From the other person’s subconscious storehouse.
4 When stimulated, or “stepped up” to a high rate of vibration, the mind becomes
more receptive to the vibration of thought which reaches it through the ether from
outside sources. This “stepping up” process takes place through the positive emotions,
or the negative emotions. Through the emotions, the vibrations of thought may be
increased.
How do we make our brains more receptive to the thoughts from the four sources? By
using emotion to step up the vibrations of thought.
When you step up the vibrations of your thoughts, you “tune in” to the thoughts that are
in harmony with vibrations of your thoughts.
5 Vibrations of an exceedingly high rate are the only vibrations picked up
and carried, by the ether, from one brain to another. Thought is energy traveling at
Chapter 13 – The Brain
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an exceedingly high rate of vibration. Thought, which has been modified or “stepped
up” by any of the major emotions, vibrates at a much higher rate than ordinary thought,
and it is this type of thought which passes from one brain to another, through the
broadcasting machinery of the human brain.
Can you think of times when you feel you picked up on the thoughts another person
was thinking? Can you think of a time when you “knew” what a speaker was going to
say during a speech before he or she actually said it? These may not be examples of
the type of telepathy dramatized in movies, but I think it is telepathy nonetheless.
6 The emotion of sex stands at the head of the list of human emotions, as far as
intensity and driving force are concerned. The brain which has been stimulated by the
emotion of sex, vibrates at a much more rapid rate than it does when that emotion is
quiescent or absent.
7 The result of sex transmutation (or excitement, enthusiasm), is the increase of
the rate of vibration of thoughts to such a pitch that the Creative Imagination
becomes highly receptive to ideas, which it picks up from the ether. On the other
hand, when the brain is vibrating at a rapid rate, it not only attracts thoughts and ideas
released by other brains through the medium of the ether, but it gives to one’s own
thoughts that “feeling” which is essential before those thoughts will be picked up and
acted upon by one’s subconscious mind.
8 Thus, you will see that the broadcasting principle is the factor through
which you mix feeling, or emotion with your thoughts and pass them on to your
subconscious mind.
9 The subconscious mind is the “sending station” of the brain, through which
vibrations of thought are broadcast. The Creative Imagination is the “receiving set,”
through which the vibrations of thought are picked up from the ether.

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Think and Grow Rich Workbook-Chapter 13 - The Brain

  • 1. THINK and GROW RICH Original 1937 Classic Edition of Think and Grow Rich By Napoleon Hill Workbook Edition By Bill Marshall www.poweraffirmations.com
  • 2. THINK and GROW RICH: The 1937 Original Edition Teaching, for the first time, the famous Andrew Carnegie formula for money-making, based upon the THIRTEEN PROVEN STEPS TO RICHES. Organized through 25 years of research, in collaboration with more than 500 distinguished men of great wealth, who proved by their own achievements that this philosophy is practical. By Napoleon Hill Author of the THE LAW OF SUCCESS Philosophy WORKBOOK EDITION BY Bill MARSHALL Published by Bill Marshall www.poweraffirmations.com
  • 3. Workbook Portion by Bill Marshall Copyright © 2013 by Bill Marshall. All Rights Reserved. This is an ebook reproduction of the complete and original 1937 version of Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill, originally published by The Ralston Society and now in the public domain. This edition published by Bill Marshall with reference numbers and workbook portion by Bill Marshall is not sponsored or endorsed by or otherwise affiliated with Napoleon Hill, his family and heirs, the Napoleon Hill Foundation, The Ralston Society, or any other person or entity.
  • 4. 4 “The brain…a broadcasting and receiving station for thought.” This is really quite a metaphor. Our brain is a physical organ, but it is the connecting link between the physical and the spiritual. We are not our bodies, because when we are gone, our bodies are still here. Therefore, we also know that we are not our brain. When we are gone, our brains are left behind. But we use our bodies (and thus our brains) to operate in this material world. Our bodies are the instruments of our minds. Somehow, in ways we do not understand, our brains are connected with every other brain. And our brain is the connecting link between the material world and the spiritual world. Exactly how it happens is a mystery. No one knows. Fortunately, we don’t need to know how it works in order to take advantage of it. Just like we don’t have to know how the rest of our body works. It just does. We can learn to use our brains more effectively—just like we learn to use other functions of our bodies more effectively. Here are some questions to think about as you review this week’s chapter: How do we broadcast our thoughts? How do we receive thoughts? How do we control what we broadcast and receive? How can we use this ability to broadcast and receive thoughts to achieve our goals? CHAPTER 13 THE BRAIN A BROADCASTING AND RECEIVING STATION FOR THOUGHT The Twelfth Step toward Riches 1 MORE than twenty years ago, the author, working in conjunction with the late Dr. Alexander Graham Bell, and Dr. Elmer R. Gates, observed that every human brain is both a broadcasting and receiving station for the vibration of thought. If thoughts vibrate, then thought is a form of energy. 2 Through the medium of the ether, in a fashion similar to that employed by the radio broadcasting principle, every human brain is capable of picking up vibrations of thought which are being released by other brains.
  • 5. Chapter 13 – The Brain 5 3 In connection with the statement in the preceding paragraph, compare, and consider the description of the Creative Imagination, as outlined in the chapter on Imagination. The Creative Imagination is the “receiving set” of the brain, which receives thoughts, released by the brains of others. It is the agency of communication between one’s conscious, or reasoning mind, and the four sources from which one may receive thought stimuli. We don’t pick up the thoughts of others through our 5 physical senses. We pick up the thoughts of others within the domain of our imagination and subconscious mind. In my experience, the vibrations we pick up generally come in the form of images, feelings, and impressions. Our brains then translate those impressions into words. Remember, language is a learned skill. None of us come into this world with the ability to speak. We earn to speak from other people in our environment (even down to our accents). For your reference, the four sources he is referring to here again are: 1. Infinite Intelligence 2. One’s subconscious mind, wherein is stored every sense impression and thought impulse which ever reached the brain through any of the five senses 3. From the mind of some other person who has just released the thought, or picture of the idea or concept, through conscious thought, or 4. From the other person’s subconscious storehouse. 4 When stimulated, or “stepped up” to a high rate of vibration, the mind becomes more receptive to the vibration of thought which reaches it through the ether from outside sources. This “stepping up” process takes place through the positive emotions, or the negative emotions. Through the emotions, the vibrations of thought may be increased. How do we make our brains more receptive to the thoughts from the four sources? By using emotion to step up the vibrations of thought. When you step up the vibrations of your thoughts, you “tune in” to the thoughts that are in harmony with vibrations of your thoughts. 5 Vibrations of an exceedingly high rate are the only vibrations picked up and carried, by the ether, from one brain to another. Thought is energy traveling at
  • 6. Chapter 13 – The Brain 6 an exceedingly high rate of vibration. Thought, which has been modified or “stepped up” by any of the major emotions, vibrates at a much higher rate than ordinary thought, and it is this type of thought which passes from one brain to another, through the broadcasting machinery of the human brain. Can you think of times when you feel you picked up on the thoughts another person was thinking? Can you think of a time when you “knew” what a speaker was going to say during a speech before he or she actually said it? These may not be examples of the type of telepathy dramatized in movies, but I think it is telepathy nonetheless. 6 The emotion of sex stands at the head of the list of human emotions, as far as intensity and driving force are concerned. The brain which has been stimulated by the emotion of sex, vibrates at a much more rapid rate than it does when that emotion is quiescent or absent. 7 The result of sex transmutation (or excitement, enthusiasm), is the increase of the rate of vibration of thoughts to such a pitch that the Creative Imagination becomes highly receptive to ideas, which it picks up from the ether. On the other hand, when the brain is vibrating at a rapid rate, it not only attracts thoughts and ideas released by other brains through the medium of the ether, but it gives to one’s own thoughts that “feeling” which is essential before those thoughts will be picked up and acted upon by one’s subconscious mind. 8 Thus, you will see that the broadcasting principle is the factor through which you mix feeling, or emotion with your thoughts and pass them on to your subconscious mind. 9 The subconscious mind is the “sending station” of the brain, through which vibrations of thought are broadcast. The Creative Imagination is the “receiving set,” through which the vibrations of thought are picked up from the ether.
  • 7. Chapter 13 – The Brain 7 The subconscious mind is the “sending station.” The creative imagination is the “receiving set.” So, we activate our “sending station” the subconscious mind, by mixing emotion with what we desire. After we broadcast what we desire, we receive the answer through our “receiving set”— our creative imagination. 10 Along with the important factors of the subconscious mind, and the faculty of the Creative Imagination, which constitute the sending and receiving sets of your mental broadcasting machinery, consider now the principle of auto-suggestion, which is the medium by which you may put into operation your “broadcasting” station. We put our broadcasting station (the subconscious mind) into operation through the principle of auto-suggestion. You can now see why the principle of auto-suggestion takes a central role in the Think and Grow Rich philosophy. 11 Through the instructions described in the chapter on auto-suggestion, you were definitely informed of the method by which DESIRE may be transformed into its monetary equivalent. 12 Operation of your mental “broadcasting” station is a comparatively simple procedure. You have but three principles to bear in mind, and to apply, when you wish to use your broadcasting station—the SUBCONSCIOUS MIND, CREATIVE IMAGINATION, and AUTO-SUGGESTION. The stimuli through which you put these three principles into action have been described—the procedure begins with DESIRE. How do we operate our broadcasting station? 1. The subconscious mind. 2. Creative imagination. 3. Auto-suggestion. Learning how to coordinate the use of your mental “broadcasting and receiving station” is critical to implementing the Think and Grow Rich methodology.
  • 8. Chapter 13 – The Brain 8 Have you consciously used this “broadcast principle” in the past? Can you explain how you did it and what the results were? Can you describe how you plan to use this principle in the future to achieve your goals?
  • 9. Chapter 13 – The Brain 9 THE GREATEST FORCES ARE “INTANGIBLE” 13 The depression brought the world to the very borderline of understanding of the forces which are intangible and unseen. Through the ages which have passed, man has depended too much upon his physical senses, and has limited his knowledge to physical things, which he could see, touch, weigh, and measure. 14 We are now entering the most marvelous of all ages—an age which will teach us something of the intangible forces of the world about us. Perhaps we shall learn, as we pass through this age, that the “other self” is more powerful than the physical self we see when we look into a mirror. 15 Sometimes men speak lightly of the intangibles—the things which they cannot perceive through any of their five senses, and when we hear them, it should remind us that all of us are controlled by forces which are unseen and intangible. 16 The whole of mankind has not the power to cope with, nor to control the intangible force wrapped up in the rolling waves of the oceans. Man has not the capacity to understand the intangible force of gravity, which keeps this little earth suspended in mid-air, and keeps man from falling from it, much less the power to control that force. Man is entirely subservient to the intangible force which comes with a thunder storm, and he is just as helpless in the presence of the intangible force of electricity—nay, he does not even know what electricity is, where it comes from, or what is its purpose! 17 Nor is this by any means the end of man’s ignorance in connection with things unseen and intangible. He does not understand the intangible force (and intelligence) wrapped up in the soil of the earth—the force which provides him with every morsel of food he eats, every article of clothing he wears, every dollar he carries in his pockets. THE DRAMATIC STORY OF THE BRAIN 18 Last, but not least, man, with all of his boasted culture and education, understands little or nothing of the intangible force (the greatest of all the intangibles) of thought. He knows but little concerning the physical brain, and its vast network of intricate machinery through which the power of thought is translated into its material equivalent, but he is now entering an age which shall yield enlightenment on the subject. 19 Already men of science have begun to turn their attention to the study of this stupendous thing called a brain, and, while they are still in the kindergarten stage of their studies, they have uncovered enough knowledge to know that the central switchboard of the human brain, the number of lines which connect the brain cells one with another, equal the figure one, followed by fifteen million ciphers.
  • 10. Chapter 13 – The Brain 10 20 “The figure is so stupendous,” said Dr. C. Judson Herrick, of the University of Chicago, “that astronomical figures dealing with hundreds of millions of light years, become insignificant by comparison. 21 It has been determined that there are from 10,000,000,000 to 14,000,000,000 nerve cells in the human cerebral cortex, and we know that these are arranged in definite patterns. These arrangements are not haphazard. They are orderly. Recently developed methods of electro-physiology draw off action currents from very precisely located cells, or fibers with micro-electrodes, amplify them with radio tubes, and record potential differences to a millionth of a volt.” 22 It is inconceivable that such a network of intricate machinery should be in existence for the sole purpose of carrying on the physical functions incidental to growth and maintenance of the physical body. Is it not likely that the same system, which gives billions of brain cells the media for communication one with another, provides, also the means of communication with other intangible forces? We don’t need to understand just how the brain works—that may well be beyond our ability to consciously understand. But we can understand how to use it to get what we want. That process has been explained clearly, simply, and practically in Think and Grow Rich. 23 After this book had been written, just before the manuscript went to the publisher, there appeared in the New York Times, an editorial showing that at least one great University, and one intelligent investigator in the field of mental phenomena, are carrying on an organized research through which conclusions have been reached that parallel many of those described in this and the following chapter. The editorial briefly analyzed the work carried on by Dr. Rhine, and his associates at Duke University: ”What is “Telepathy”? 24 “A month ago we cited on this page some of the remarkable results achieved by Professor Rhine and his associates in Duke University from more than a hundred thousand tests to determine the existence of “telepathy” and “clairvoyance.” These results were summarized in the first two articles in Harpers Magazine. In the second which has now appeared, the author, E. H. Wright, attempts to summarize what has been learned, or what it seems reasonable to infer, regarding the exact nature of these “extrasensory” modes of perception. 25 “The actual existence of telepathy and clairvoyance now seems to some scientists enormously probable as the result of Rhine’s experiments. Various percipients were asked to name as many cards in a special pack as they could without looking at them and without other sensory access to them. About a score of men and women were discovered who could regularly name so many of the cards correctly that “there was not one chance in many a million of their having done their feats by luck or accident.”
  • 11. Chapter 13 – The Brain 11 26 “But how did they do them? These powers, assuming that they exist, do not seem to be sensory. There is no known organ for them. The experiments worked just as well at distances of several hundred miles as they did in the same room. These facts also dispose, in Mr. Wright’s opinion, of the attempt to explain telepathy or clairvoyance through any physical theory of radiation. All known forms of radiant energy decline inversely as the square of the distance traversed. Telepathy and clairvoyance do not. 27 “But they do vary through physical causes as our other mental powers do. Contrary to widespread opinion, they do not improve when the percipient is asleep or half-asleep, but, on the contrary, when he is most wide-awake and alert. Rhine discovered that a narcotic will invariably lower a percipient’s score, while a stimulant will always send it higher. The most reliable performer apparently cannot make a good score unless he tries to do his best. In other words, we can improve our skills by adding the conscious intent to use them. 28 “One conclusion that Wright draws with some confidence is that telepathy and clairvoyance are really one and the same gift. That is, the faculty that “sees” a card face down on a table seems to be exactly the same one that “reads” a thought residing only in another mind. There are several grounds for believing this. So far, for example, the two gifts have been found in every person who enjoys either of them. In every one so far the two have been of equal vigor, almost exactly. Screens, walls, distances, have no effect at all on either. Wright advances from this conclusion to express what he puts forward as no more than the mere “hunch” that other extra-sensory experiences, prophetic dreams, premonitions of disaster, and the like, may also prove to be part of the same faculty. The reader is not asked to accept any of these conclusions unless he finds it necessary, but the evidence that Rhine has piled up must remain impressive.” I don’t know how telepathy works. I do know that I’ve seen traces of it in operation within my own life. When it is at work, it comes primarily in the form of hunches and sense impressions, not like in the movies where you hear someone speaking inside of your mind. When the impression comes, I don’t immediately jump to the conclusion that it’s an instance of telepathy. Instead, I take note of it and observe how circumstances unfold. I can’t say this is something that I’ve learned to turn on or off at will. Instead, it seems to happen under the following types of situations: 1. When I really need it—emergency types of situations. 2. After an extended period of using auto-suggestions and meditation. In other words, at times when I’ve consciously stepped up my thought energy.
  • 12. Chapter 13 – The Brain 12 3. When I’m working in a state of harmony with other people toward a definite chief aim. In other words, when I’m working with a master mind group. 29 In view of Dr. Rhine’s announcement in connection with the conditions under which the mind responds to what he terms extra—sensory modes of perception, I now feel privileged to add to his testimony by stating that my associates and I have discovered what we believe to be the ideal conditions under which the mind can be stimulated so that the sixth sense described in the next chapter, can be made to function in a practical way. 30 The conditions to which I refer consist of a close working alliance between myself and two members of my staff. Through experimentation and practice, we have discovered how to stimulate our minds (by applying the principle used in connection with the “Invisible Counselors” described in the next chapter) so that we can, by a process of blending our three minds into one, find the solution to a great variety of personal problems which are submitted by my clients. 31 The procedure is very simple. We sit down at a conference table, clearly state the nature of the problem we have under consideration, then begin discussing it. Each contributes whatever thoughts that may occur. The strange thing about this method of mind stimulation is that it places each participant in communication with unknown sources of knowledge definitely outside his own experience. 32 If you understand the principle described in the chapter on the Master Mind, you of course recognize the round-table procedure here described as being a practical application of the Master Mind. 33 This method of mind stimulation, through harmonious discussion of definite subjects, between three people, illustrates the simplest and most practical use of the Master Mind. Let’s take a moment to review this practical application of the Master Mind principle as blended with the idea of each brain being both a broadcasting and receiving station of thought: 1. Gather 3 people together who are committed to working in a spirit of harmony. The number of people in your group may differ; however, 3 committed people is a good number. It’s large enough to employ the Master Mind principle and it’s easier to keep harmony within small groups. 2. Clearly state the nature of the problem. The definite chief aim in this case is to find the solution to a clearly stated problem. Having a definite chief aim is important so that the thoughts of the group remain focused. 3. Everyone in the group shares their thoughts while staying focused on the definite chief aim. This is done in a “stream of consciousness” manner.
  • 13. Chapter 13 – The Brain 13 4. I would add that it is useful to create notes of the ideas generated at the meeting which can be summarized as minutes. The end result should be an itemized list of next steps—in other words and action plan. 5. Once actions are taken, results should be reviewed and additional ideas discussed and acted upon until the goal is fully achieved. 34 By adopting and following a similar plan any student of this philosophy may come into possession of the famous Carnegie formula briefly described in the introduction. If it means nothing to you at this time, mark this page and read it again after you have finished the last chapter. It is interesting to note that Napoleon Hill refers back to the Carnegie formula just after a brief explanation of a practical application of the Master Mind principle. Let me again state my understanding of the Carnegie formula: Organized Effort directed toward a Definite Chief Aim backed by a Burning Desire for its attainment. If you compare this statement with Hill’s practical explanation of how to use the Master Mind principle, you will see that this statement is in perfect harmony with the explanation.
  • 14. Chapter 13 – The Brain 14 Can you think of instances when you were in a meeting or even a discussion with other people about how to solve a common problem? Can you see this as an example of the Master Mind principle? When the people involved were generally agreeable and in harmony with the overall objective, did you notice how the ideas seemed to flow easier and more naturally? Did you notice how you seemed to be able to reach each other thoughts?
  • 15. Chapter 13 – The Brain 15 35 THE “depression” was a blessing in disguise. It reduced the whole world to a new starting point that gives every one a new opportunity. What have you learned about how to use your brain according to the Think and Grow Rich philosophy? What actions are you going to take this week to consciously use that knowledge to move you closer to the achievement of your Definite Chief Aim?
  • 16. Chapter 13 – The Brain 16 Create a Personal Strategic Plan Here is a program that will help you define your Definite Chief Aim / Definite Major Purpose in a way that will help you better implement the Think and Grow Rich philosophy. It’s called Personal Strategic Plan. The name is pretty self-explanatory. It’s basically a mini-workshop that helps you create a detailed (but summarized) strategic plan for your life. Every major corporation has a strategic plan. Banks and venture capitalists require a business to have a well developed strategic plan before loaning the business any money or investing any capital. And with good reason: the experts know that if a business doesn’t have a sound strategic plan, it will probably fail—and they won’t get their money back. If the experts require businesses to have a strategic plan, shouldn’t you have a written, comprehensive personal strategic plan for your life? Isn’t your life more important than any business? After you have developed your own Personal Strategic Plan, setting and achieving goals becomes a LOT easier. Applying the entire Think and Grow Rich philosophy becomes a lot easier. Having the plan helps you to live your entire life in alignment. Rather than tell you any more about it here, you can click this link for more information: Or visit http://www.poweraffirmations.com/?page_id=1675 Even if you don’t use this specific program, you will get the best results in your life if you develop your own Personal Strategic Plan. This program simply makes it easier for you to do what you need to do no matter what. If you have any questions about Think and Grow Rich or Power Affirmations, feel free to email me anytime at whmarshall@earthlink.net. I’ll help you if I can.