All the quotes here are selected from within the chapters of the book “The Science of Getting Rich”, by Wallace D Wattles and referred to in each weeks Consider This blog posts
Chapter 1 – “It is in the use of material things that a man finds full life for his body, develops his minds, and unfolds his sould”.
Chapter 2 – “. . . like causes always produce like effects; and therefore, any man or woman who learns to do things in ths Certain Way will infallibly get rich”.
Chapter 3 – “There is abundance of opportunity for the man who will go with the tide, instead of trying to swim against it”.
Chapter 4 – “To think what you want to think is to think TRUTH, regardless of appearances”.
Chapter 5 – “Formless Substance is friendly to me; that the universe desires that I have everything I want to have, that nature is friendly to my plans, everything is naturally for me. I have made up my mind that this is true”.
Chapter 6 – “. . .you need not hesitate to ask largetly. Your part is to focalize and express the desire to God.”
Chapter 7 – “The Creative Power within us makes us into the image of that to which we give our attention.”
Chapter 8 – “Pray without ceasing. And by prayer I mean holding steadily to your vision, with the purpose to cause its creation into solid form, and the faith that you are doing so.”
Chapter 9 – ” The more steadily and continous your faith and purpose, the more rapidly you will get rich, because you will make only positive impressions on formless Subtance; and you will not neutralize or offset them by negative impressions”.
Chapter 10 – “The very best thing you can do for the whole world is to make he most of yourself”.
Chapter 11- “The very best thing you can do for the whole world is to make he most of yourself”.
Chapter 12 – “. . . and as in the nature of things every success opens the way to other successes, your progress toward what you want, and the progress of what you want toward you, will be come increasingly rapid”.
Chapter 13 – “. . . if you have a strong desire to engage in any particular line of work, you should select that work as the ultimate end at which you aim”.
Chapter 14 – “. . . by holding the unshakable faith that you, yourself, are in the Way of Increase; and by letting this faith inspire, fill, and permeate every action.”
Chapter 15 – “Every man and woman who follows these instructions steadily, perseveringly, and to the letter, will get rich. The lay of Increas of Life is as mathematically certain in its operation as the law of gravitation; getting rich is an exact science.”
Chapter 16 – “When you make a failure, it is because you have not asked for enough; keep on, and a larger thing than you were seeking will certainly come to you. Remember this.”
Chapter 17 – “The men and women who practice the foregoing instructions will
certainly get rich; and the riches they receive will be in exact proportion to the definiteness of their vision, the fixity of their purpose, the steadiness of their faith, and
the depth of their gratitude.”