AyinBase / Ayin Beis with R' Paltiel, Kislev 5776
Page 29 of pamphlet – (Below the middle of the page. Line starts: 'na-asim...'). Page 21 of the book. For text see below.
Questions and comments:
Light emanates from a source. It is not created 'locally' at the level of vessels and circumstances.
I live 'because I want to live' and not because I feed my body, and this wanting reflects that life is all around me. That is will.
The source of the sechel/mind and light is will. This is given from above.