“… There is a kind of experience so different from anything the ego can offer that you will never want to cover or hide it again. It is necessary to repeat that your belief in darkness and hiding is why the light cannot enter…”

Chapter 4 – A Course In Miracles – The Illusions of the Ego – § 4 Love without conflict – excerpt

“…The ego cannot survive without judgment, and is laid aside accordingly. The mind then has only one direction in which it can move. Its direction is always automatic, because it cannot but be dictated by the thought system to which it adheres.

It cannot be emphasized too often that correcting perception is merely a temporary expedient. It is necessary only because misperception is a block to knowledge, while accurate perception is a stepping-stone towards it. The whole value of right perception lies in the inevitable realization that all perception is unnecessary. This removes the block entirely…”

CHAPTER 4 – A Course In Miracles – The Illusions of the Ego – § 2 The ego and false autonomy – excerpts