If you’ve ever driven a car, you may have noticed that the vehicle always steers in the direction you are looking. When you gaze left, the car drifts left. You are probably not consciously trying to move the car into the left lane, it just follows the direction your mind is focused on. The human psyche is a powerful force that helps us craft the experiences we seek to have.

In fact, our subconscious is so influential that it has the ability to alter our physical attributes and abilities. These findings are prevalent in numerous studies but, in my opinion, one of the most fascinating…