Here`s how SURRENDER works in:
SEX: To tap your full sexual power you must surrender. Holding back, obsessing on performance, or letting your mind drift is the end of passion. Strategies include:
Â· Surrender old ideas of macho sexiness and be authentic and loving
Â· Surrender your overactive mind and your to-do list so you can be present in your body
Â· Surrender to your own sexual charisma and pleasure
Â· Surrender obsessive relationships and addiction to unavailable or toxic people (don`t stalk your ex on facebook or instagram)
- Penelope Cruz and Ryan Gosling have a surrendered sexual charisma. They`re sexy without trying too hard.
POWER: Acting like a big shot is not cool but humble power is. Power keeps increasing when you learn when to exert control and when to let go of the results. Pushing too hard sabotages success but flowing more with life increases power. True power means not being ruled by your Reptilian brain or testosterone and balancing worldly power with the power of the heart.
-Warren Buffet knows the power of love. Warren Buffet says, There is no power on earth like unconditional love " versus.
GREED: Surrender uncool ideas that power means being greedy. A mogul who rises to the top by hurting people is an abuser. Abundance and giving further true success whereas greed brings misery. Surrender the idea that success is equal to greed. Google`s intention statement as a start up company was Don`t be evil. "
- Bernie Madoff an example of destructive greed.
BEAUTY: Surrender is a beauty secret. Pushing to hard, worrying, and resentments increase stress hormones and causes frown lines, pursed lips, poor posture, premature aging, and makes you fat. Surrendering and flowing with life increases endorphins (blissful neurochemicals) and makes you radiant, wrinkle free, and glowing.
- Think: Meryl Streep as timeless beauty and Lindsey Lohan as aging prematurely.
MONEY: You are not your bank account. Money can`t make you happy if you are not happy already. Surrender old ideas that money can fix you. Happiness research shows that giving, meditation, positive thinking can increase your happiness set point whereas winnning the lottery cannot. Surrrender means learning what money can and can`t do (tips in book) and enjoying what you have.
- Oprah and Bill Gates know the power of giving.
Dr. Orloff talks The Ecstasy of Surrender at TED Conference: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Jv5tn4MPJV4&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DJv5tn4MPJV4
ABOUT THE BOOK:
With wisdom, grace and good humor, Judith Orloff`s book provides a road map for helping us let go of our fears and anxieties. " "Deepak Chopra, author of What Are You Hungry For?
This luminous book is crammed full of wisdom on every page. " "Larry Dossey, MD
There is no real peace, happiness, or joy without surrender. This book gives your intellect the information necessary to trust the wisdom of simply letting go. " "Christiane Northrup, MD, author of Womens Bodies, Women`s Wisdom
"The Ecstasy of Surrender is a stunning accomplishment. Orloff masterfully explores the multiple facets of letting go and discovering personal and spiritual freedom. This is a wonderful book." "Caroline Myss, author of Anatomy of the Spirit and Defy Gravity
"One of the most important changes we can make is to go from seeing surrender as sign of defeat to seeing it as a land of victory inside ourselves. Dr. Judith Orloff offers beautiful guidance and insight into making the switch. This book takes you straight into the light: our surrender to a intelligence, power, and love that is greater than our own. Dr. Orloff nails it. " "Marianne Williamson, author of A Return to Love
"Dr. Judith Orloff not only writes eloquently about the beautiful process of surrender, but she demonstrates it through her open-hearted writing.