Every time I come across something like this, I can't help but stop and thank God for His wisdom. He told us first, but finally, scientists are figuring it out. We are what we think.
Imagination itself can produce brain changes. Be careful about what you think, because the mere act of thinking about an action has been shown to produce the same brain changes as actually performing it.
- Neuroplasticity Redefines Our Understanding of the Brain
Does that strike you the way it did me?
But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart. Matthew 5:28 KJV
For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he
Proverbs 23:7 KJV