The quote excerpts in this book are
originally from very ancient texts that
were found in a monastic library. The
library contained rare, irreplaceable texts,
many of which were original translations.
They are from various sources and time
The ancient authors of these quotes
all had one thing in common. They literally
consider everything--the One entire
universe--the Oneness of all existence, to
be "God". Thus sometimes there will be
references to God, and other times to the
"One", or "Oneness"--these all mean
essentially the same thing. It should be
noted that they believed that we too are
part of the One, but fail to recognize it
because we have created a mental illusion
of separation from the rest of creation.
They also believed that the way to transcend
that separation and return to God,
was through living by the Golden Rule of
Some people like to think of a question,
or just ask for some guidance from
God, then randomly flip open to a page,
and read what it has to say to you.
Please keep in mind some of this is
rather cryptic, and may require contemplation.