If you want to succeed, then get into action
by Jose Silva
Success is not for the timid. It is for those who seek guidance, make
decisions, and take decisive action.
Many people learn how to program very effectively, and often they are able
to get those things that they program for. Yet they still find their lives
limited and unfulfilled.
Other people are very creative, and come up with many excellent ideas, yet
never seem to achieve very much, or make money from their ideas, or help
anybody with those ideas.
You find all kinds of people. There are those who are excellent at research,
at digging out the facts, yet they never determine what to do with those
things that they learn.
Some people are so paralyzed by indecision that they literally become
To achieve success - and by success I mean whatever you determine success to
be for you-- you must take appropriate action, for wishing does not make it
so. Proper programming, coupled with appropriate action, makes things
How to Proceed
Let's take it step by step.
First, seek guidance. You do this by entering your level, functioning in the
subjective dimension where prayers are effective, where you can make contact
with high intelligence. Consider your qualifications, what you like, the
things you are good at. Then ask what you should do to serve, how you can
help the Creator. Be aware of your strong points, but do not limit yourself;
expect creative guidance.
Then clear your mind; expect an answer. Some people spend all their time
asking and talking. You must be a good listener. The guidance will come.
Then you are ready for the second step.
Second, you decide how to fulfill your purpose in life. This involves both
time at level, and action in the physical world. You must program for
success, and you must also start doing something.
Some people want to wait until they are perfect before they are ready to
fulfill their missions. This is a mistake. If you were perfect, you would
not be here in this classroom called Earth. This is our training ground
It is very important to learn all you can while you are here. And it is
important to love, and to express your love, to other humans on this planet.
Learning how to interact better in relationships with other humans is
something very important while we are here.
We have a choice about our relationships with others. We can compete, or we
can cooperate. Throughout the world, many people are competing often with
guns and bombs. It is important that we change this, and help bring peace to
(This was written in 1984.)
To learn how to fully develop your ESP, and how you can use Jose Silva's
powerful MentalVideo Technique to obtain guidance and help from higher
intelligence, please visit