|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from The Tanach:
Deuteronomy 32: 1 Give ear, ye heavens, and I will speak; and let the earth hear the words of my mouth.
Deuteronomy 32: 2 My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew; as the small rain upon the tender grass, and as the showers upon the herb.
Deuteronomy 32: 3 For I will proclaim the name of the LORD; ascribe ye greatness unto our God.
Deuteronomy 32: 4 The Rock, His work is perfect; for all His ways are justice; a God of faithfulness and without iniquity, just and right is He.
Deuteronomy 32: 5 Is corruption His? No; His children's is the blemish; a generation crooked and perverse.
Deuteronomy 32: 6 Do ye thus requite the LORD, O foolish people and unwise? is not He thy father that hath gotten thee? hath He not made thee, and established thee?
Deuteronomy 32: 7 Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations; ask thy father, and he will declare unto thee, thine elders, and they will tell thee.
Deuteronomy 32: 8 When the Most High gave to the nations their inheritance, when He separated the children of men, He set the borders of the peoples according to the number of the children of Israel.
Deuteronomy 32: 9 For the portion of the LORD is His people, Jacob the lot of His inheritance.
Deuteronomy 32: 10 He found him in a desert land, and in the waste, a howling wilderness; He compassed him about, He cared for him, He kept him as the apple of His eye.
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Tono Bungay by H. G. Wells:
my damage. But I bled as though I had been chopped to pieces,
and it seemed to me that my face had been driven in. I can't
describe just the horrible disgust I felt at that.
"This blood must be stopped, anyhow," I said, thickheadedly.
"I wonder where there's a spider's web"--an odd twist for my
mind to take. But it was the only treatment that occurred to me.
I must have conceived some idea of going home unaided, because I
was thirty yards from the tree before I dropped.
Then a kind of black disc appeared in the middle of the world and
rushed out to the edge of things and blotted them out. I don't
remember falling down. I fainted from excitement, disgust at my
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Falk by Joseph Conrad:
Would you please tell one of your boys to bring
out here a pack of cards and a couple of lights?
And two long drinks. Will you?"
To receive an order soothed him at once. It was
business. "Certainly," he said in an immensely
relieved tone. The night was rainy, with wander-
ing gusts of wind, and while we waited for the can-
dles Falk said, as if to justify his panic, "I don't
interfere in anybody's business. I don't give any
occasion for talk. I am a respectable man. But
this fellow is always making out something wrong,