Originally Posted by Mato Kinze
Your guide(s) have been with you you entire life communicating with you and trying to help, direct, support and protect you since before you were actually born. You've never NOT had them talking to you. Therefore, it is easy to believe that what you experience as "thought" is nothing more than your own imagination.
Mato Kinze's description makes sense to me and matches my experience. As I have begun to pay attention, I have learned to distinguish between the thoughts that come from my own mind and those that come from my guides. If I choose to, I can even tell which guide is which.