"Trust your feelings, you must!" Yoda
The two approaches to living are to think your way through life and to feel your way through life. Thinking looks at the past and projects it onto the future when making decisions whereas feeling involves a moment by moment decision making process. Feeling your way through life is a process of sensing the force around and within you and acting from there. Thinking ignores the living force and acts on old programs, instead.
For a more detailed view on this topic: Using subtle feelings to navigate through life - STUART WILDE