Here is something to contemplate. I like to meditate on each QUALITY. I have had this list for years. There is a lot of talk nowadays about Consciousness, but not many definitions about exactly what it is.
Consciousness is something Alive! And self-directing. It IS what you really ARE!
This is from the Hindu Vedas.
30 QUALITIES OF CONSCIOUSNESS
FULLY AWAKE WITHIN ITSELF
INFINITE ORGANIZING POWER