The Explanation
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The Explanation

Mind over Body, why we Keep-or not-New Year’s Resolutions

Mind over Body. The reason we have difficulty keeping New Year’s resolutions. It’s hard, really hard, to guide the mind.

Mind over Body. It’s very hard to maintain the mind in the right direction keeping a New Year’s resolution
Mind over Body. It’s very hard to maintain the mind in the right direction, keeping a New Year’s resolution.
  • Both animals and humankind have lifeInventory and Audit chapters 7.
  • Both animals and humans have bodies, including brainsInventory and Audit sections 8.
  • But in Inventory and Audit both sections 9 — Brains and Mind — point out the incredible differences between animals and human — only humans have a mind.
  • It is human mind that confers on humankind its mental superiority over animals (Inventory section 10) and ultimately human singularity, which I pointed out in section 1 — the one prior to this.
  1. Thinking of a notion or action, an idea, a solution to a problem, conceiving an invention…
  2. Executing the notion, action, idea, applying the solution, building the invention…

Here’s how humans function:

  1. Mind level
  2. Body level

A wise man once said, Teach you me, what I do not know.

  1. Inventory of the Universe
  2. Audit of the Universe
  3. Audit of Humankind
  4. Origin of the Universe (Commentary on Genesis 1)
  5. Origin of Humankind (Commentary on Genesis 1:26–2:7)
  6. Origin of Woman (Commentary on Genesis 2:8–25)
  7. Agony of Humankind (Commentary on Genesis 3)



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Sam Kneller

Biblical Hebrew is my passion, the basis of my writing. I ministered & reside in Paris, FR. My books reveal the Bible is a 21st C. handbook.