We can use the fourth chord, Do Your Best, to encourage us to aspire positively. But this agreement also recognizes that “our best” varies from time to time, depending on our circumstances and our state of mind. The awareness of this fact leads to the realization that everything we do is our best moment, and this awareness can prevent us from having flags of ourselves if we are not up to an inappropriate level of perfection. Thank you, Allan, for sharing your wisdom. I am honored that someone of your stature would take the time to read my article and clarify the importance of the agreements. Half of everything: half smile, half attentive, half creating, half-work… I really appreciated the way you put forward the most important ideas of this book. Good note for Miguel Ruiz`s book. I also pulled some nuggets from it on getnugget .co. Nuggets as notes on the edge of a page, but with images.
You can find them interesting! Not making assumptions is a good proposition, but it should be mitigated by inner wisdom and common sense. Did you have an inspiration for our revision of the four agreements? Have you read it? If so, what were you thinking? Here too, I am honored that an apprentice of Don Miguel Ruiz took the time to share here some wisdom. Ruiz`s final agreement calls us to make our best effort in our language and our relationships – in everything we do. Our best efforts will vary from day to day; If we take responsibility for our best (no more and no less), we are committed to an intense life, we free ourselves to face unrealistic standards and we create a step-by-step map towards the healing of our journey. “If you continue to do your best, you always become a master of transformation. It is the practice that makes the master. If you do your best, you`ll become a master. 26 Those who trust themselves are foolish, but those who walk in wisdom are in dress. Beautiful model for a spiritual warrior, where the story comes from. Although this approach and perspective seems quite remote from a commercial life in the UK, teaching is compelling and practical. I interpreted “is” as living in the present and “was” the representation of past behaviors. Tension change probably intentionally.
The best way to develop knowledge is to bypass other evaluations and read the material and develop your own knowledge. Because I also look at topics in relation to me My opinion is that we all get something different from any book, based on completely different emotional reactions, based on the observations of a group that reads all four chords at the same time. There were about 50 of them, and I recommended it to a brother and sister who had a childhood trauma. He read the first chapters in tears, but he understood the healing power in himself. The first one only me off, but I understood that he was drawing why we shouldn`t believe that way. Be immaculate with your word. Don`t take anything personal. Don`t make any assumptions. Always do your best. The light and the truth. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom is a self-help book by best-selling author Don Miguel Ruiz with Janet Mills.
The book proposes a code of conduct based on the ancient wisdom of Toltec, which advocates the freedom of self-limiting beliefs that can cause suffering and limitations in a person`s life.