b'ContentsACKNOWLEDGMENTS .1Introduction: RELATIONSHIPS, ANCIENT PRINCIPLES, AND NATURAL LAWS 7Chapter 1: PREPARING FOR THE LONG RUN .25The First Principle: Count Your Blessings 27Matter and Energy 28The Grateful Mind 30The Quantification .32First Practical Activity .33Chapter 2: IN THE MATTER OF LOVE AND ENERGY 37The Second Principle: Love Your Customers 38A Study on Love .40Lessons from Thermodynamics .42Love cannot be created or destroyed 44vii'