Greek for the word meaning “sober” or “not-intoxicated.” It assists in overcoming addictions and inclinations toward harmful vices. It facilitates the expansion of higher thinking and helps one to develop a “sober mind” or greater sense of discernment around the perception of themselves, others, and situations. Amethyst takes one on the journey of allowing their best or Highest Self become the driving force that influences their decision making. When driving under THIS influence anxiety, stress, and depression is dissolved as thought comes from above rather than from beneath. In such a state, life becomes peaceful, calm and content.