|Autobiography, 38:There was no opportunity for autosuggestion, wishful thinking or an over-vivid imagination. I twiceAutobiography, 161:between that which is the expression of wishful thinking or the emergence of a very nice, sweet,Discipleship1, 617:activity well-trained tendencies, old forms of wishful thinking, and old desires for power. ForDiscipleship1, 619:distorted by "wisps of glamor," and that your wishful thinking and idealistic imaginings ofDiscipleship1, 722:He will be the consummation of the  wishful thinking of countless minds down the ages. He willDiscipleship2, 42:the horizon, stripped of the veils of glamor and wishful thinking which obscured it ten years ago.Discipleship2, 97:sees it today and not in the light of his wishful thinking and of his aspiration; the answersDiscipleship2, 225:constant daily endeavor, and is not just simply wishful thinking and the formulation of a hopefulDiscipleship2, 652:is a reality and not a dream or a figment of wishful thinking; it is a sphere of focused awarenessEducation, 86:impractical vision or a mystical hope, based on wishful thinking. It concerns an attitude to lifeExternalisation, 177:matter how they may escape into a dream world of wishful thinking, the fact remains - inevitableExternalisation, 180:inertia which prefers the dream world of wishful thinking to the shouldering of responsibility forExternalisation, 210:dreams of vague beauty, impossible Utopias and wishful thinking to face life as it is today; andExternalisation, 234:pacifism or through the loud talking and wishful thinking of those who hate war and who at the sameExternalisation, 243:come as an answer to prayer or by the passive wishful thinking and expectation of the peace-lovingExternalisation, 273:at this time. So many people are animated by wishful thinking, by hoping and by prayer; so few areExternalisation, 339:and that it need not be some distant point of wishful thinking but should condition man's dailyExternalisation, 355:of the Angel has been a theory and a point of wishful thinking. The balance is being adjusted byExternalisation, 459:for a better world set-up; their hitherto wishful thinking and their emotional desire are slowlyExternalisation, 594:or an exponent of one phase of religious wishful thinking. I speak because the time is ripe andExternalisation, 600:human welfare, and the unconvinced, yet hopeful, wishful thinking of believers (and alsoExternalisation, 618:democracy, which is at present a philosophy of wishful thinking, but to that state of the realm inExternalisation, 653:must be most closely guarded and controlled; wishful thinking and the formulation of plans in lineGlamour, 162:of the Angel has been a theory and a point of wishful thinking. The balance is being adjusted byGlamour, 184:under the form of idealisms; it is full of wishful thinking and planning, and even though much ofGlamour, 185:arises: Is there in the sumtotal of this wishful thinking enough of the essential dynamicGlamour, 247:be found. The stage of aspiring, dreaming and of wishful thinking must now be superseded by directHealing, 192:the person concerned; their position is based on wishful thinking and on the innate desire of theHealing, 395:distortion) is largely based on humanity's wishful thinking, with very little true telepathy to beHealing, 396:stored in the enquirer's consciousness, and wishful thinking anent advice demanded because theHealing, 397:speak of the "I" remains as yet in the realm of wishful thinking or of belief. This belief can beHealing, 399:elsewhere, and this need not necessarily be wishful thinking but an indication of a latentHealing, 427:been discarded as symbolic, as comforting or as wishful thinking. I present them to you as factualHealing, 437:not as a dream, a vision, a theory, a process of wishful thinking, a hypothesis or an urge. It isHealing, 487:major reaction to life is that of desire, of wishful thinking and of emotional sentiency. These areHealing, 525:is largely lacking in the majority. Faith is not wishful thinking or an engineered hope. It isHealing, 557:healing art is not a vague mystical process, or wishful thinking and simple good intentions. I haveProblems, 32:that visionary, mystical hopes and dreams, wishful thinking and the formulation of highly organizedProblems, 60:impractical vision or a mystical hope, based on wishful thinking. It concerns an attitude to lifeProblems, 116:waste of time to consider or an evidence only of wishful thinking? Does the goal of right humanRays, 99:not as a dream, a vision, a theory, a process of wishful thinking, an hypothesis or an urge. It isRays, 143:to esotericist) is no fiction or figment of wishful thinking or of a hallucinated imagination, butRays, 342:of one's own group, not through a process of wishful thinking, but through factual cooperation andRays, 347:That is largely an interpretation based on wishful thinking and is of quite secondary importance.Rays, 544:disciple has been erroneous and the result of wishful thinking. The disciple is only permitted toRays, 594:it is, another kingdom in nature. Speculation, wishful thinking and hopeful aspiration willReappearance, 40:or an exponent of one phase of religious, wishful thinking. I speak because many know that the timeReappearance, 47:human welfare, and the unconvinced, yet hopeful, wishful thinking of believers (and alsoReappearance, 112:and impossible event. It is not based upon wishful thinking or upon a blind hope. Already today,Reappearance, 163:and will no longer be a thing of dreams and of wishful thinking and orthodox hope. Reappearance, 164:for democracy is at present a philosophy of wishful thinking and an unachieved ideal. I refer toTelepathy, 102:glamored by wrong and selfish desires and by the wishful thinking of well-meaning devotees. UponTelepathy, 196:the horizon, stripped of the veils of glamor and wishful thinking which obscured it ten years ago.