The 4 Agreements
The 4 Agreements is an incredible book written by Don Miguel Ruiz. This episode follows as we explore the four agreements as well as explaining some of the other work of Ruiz offering you nuggets of wisdom and essential insights from his writings.
Thousands of years ago there were Toltec men and women of knowledge
These Naguels (masters) passed on the teachings generation after generation
We’re dreaming with the mind awake. Our mind dreams 24 hours a day.
We can perceive millions of things happening. Attention is the ability we have to focus on certain things. Through our attention society programmed us. We learned a whole new reality. A whole dream.
Language is the code that it is communicated to us.
We make agreements to accept the dream. This lets us store the knowledge.
Domestication of humans
Book of Law: Judge and Victim
Most stuff in our minds are agreements that are lies
Mitote… thousand people talking at the same time
We abuse ourselves thousands of times
Agreements we make with ourselves are our personalities
Be Impeccable with your word (Speak with integrity)
Impeccabiklity.. without sin.
Words of Magic
Gossip: Black Magic
Misuse of word
Don’t take anything personally (projections from others)
Personal Importance.. take poison of others because we agree with it
Take it personally because we are
Good and bad
Even the opinions you hear from yourself don’t take personally
Don’t make assumptions (ask questions, be clear)
Problem is we believe that these assumptions are correct
We want to feel right so we believe the agreements and beliefs
Mitote chaas. We dream things up.
We need to justify everything and understand everything to feel safe
Answers make us feel safe. Scared to ask questions
Always do your best (under any circumstance)
Do your best…
Be in the moment
No more no less
Mastery of Awareness and Transformation and Intent
Warriors against these parasites
The 5th Agreement
Be Skeptical but learn to listen
See reality without words.
Accept all as it is
Symbols language and programs
Feel like we’re not enough
Agreements from symbols
Stories we create about the world
Judging character you’ve invented
Belief system becomes a tyrant
All our lives we practice believing the inner voice
Be skeptical involves realising the dream is a dream
Dream of First Attention: Agreements that trap us
Dream of Second Attention: Warriors that use 5 agreements
Dream of Third Attention: Realising we are love and light
LANGUAGE OF GOSSIP, WARRIOR AND TRUTH
The Three Questions
Who am I?
Me is a Collection of personal mythologies about who we are
What is real?
Say no to the voice in your own head
What is love?
We are light and love