I know many of those funny spiritual people have that "I am that I am" philosophy of the true self and such, realizing our own potential, connecting with God within, and experiencing things from the infinite source inside of us all!
You've always been kind of like a silly fantasy character from a children's cartoon show to me. That's a good thing, since it makes people happy and opens up our imaginations to the far green country and the magical realms of faries!
And about time, too. Just goes to show it is never too late to repent and mend your ways.
Hope is the denial of reality. It is the carrot dangled before the draft horse to keep him plodding along in a vain attempt to reach it. We should remove the carrot and walk forward with our eyes open. -- Raistlin Majere