Most people have life happen to them. Enlightened people create their lives. And of course they do it by the power of thought.
You may think your circumstances are separate from yourself, but they are directly related to the world of your thoughts. As you think, you travel.
When you become the thinker of the thought you become the architect of your life. Stop believing in fate and start believing that everything can be formed. If you want to change your life, change your thoughts.
Do you really get the grandeur, vastness, and power of this opportunity? I mean really?