(6-101 AD) John was the son of Zebedee, and the brother of James. He was first a disciple of John the Baptist and later one of the twelve apostles of Jesus and authored the Gospel of John in the New Testament. He is revered as a saint by most of Christianity.
"Wherever we direct our attention, we spend creative energy. We can save creative energy if we divide attention, if we do not become identified with things, people, and ideas. When we become identified with things, people, and ideas, we then forget our Self and lose creative energy in the most pitiful way. It is essential to know that we need to save creative energy in order to awaken the consciousness, and that the creative energy is the living potential, it is the vehicle of the consciousness, it is the instrument in order to awaken the consciousness."