This agreement is powerful and one of the most difficult to honor. Through your word, you manifest everything. It’s a force by which we communicate what we think, how we feel and what our dreams are.
The Four Agreements, written by Don Miguel Ruiz, is a guideline to Toltec wisdom originating in Mexico. Toltec wisdom is not a religion, but rather a way of life that instills peace and happiness.
By practicing these agreements, we change how we relate to the world and importantly the relationship we have with ourselves. The first agreement is to Be Impeccable With Your Word.
There is a Buddhist quote that goes like this, ‘Before you speak, ask yourself, Is it kind, is it necessary, is it true?’