Calm your mind today. Shift your focus inwardly so that recovery and healing can take place. Take time to let our thoughts settle and your ideas mature. Taking time for mental restoration now will help you focus and stay motivated in the days to come. When this card appears it’s time for a break. Stress can take a toll on our bodies, minds and spirits. Taking time out to recuperate can give us the strength and fortitude we need to carry on. The Four of Swords may also be advising you to seek counsel, to go to an expert for advice. You are also advised to keep some new idea to yourself for now. Let the idea grow in your mind before sharing it with the world.