Originally Posted by TonyToneTone
It's from Philippians 4:13. While 2 of my items are materialistic, some of the things people might write down are not. For instance, someone could be battling against cancer, or trying to save their home, or trying to stop drinking or doing drugs, or building a new life, and so on... For them, a powerful affirmation where they call on someone like Christ (or Buddha or Muhammad for the non-Chrisitans) could be of real value.
I see. You want a BMW. He wanted to be nailed to a cross. How nice we all get what we want.
You have a right to your spritual beliefs. But they don't stem from Gautama "life is suffering" Buddha or Jesus "eye of the needle" Christ, and are largely antithetical to their teachings.