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I have read up that the unconscious mind has substantial influence over our decisions, reactions and behaviors. Can we have much influence on how it functions and can we use it to our benefit? Also, does the contents of our conscious minds presently, later become the contents of our unconscious mind or vice versa?

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closed as too broad by Arnon Weinberg, Christiaan, MaríaAnt, Christian Hummeluhr, Krysta Aug 24 '15 at 13:50

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