When upright, the Ace of Swords suggests that the user is about to embark on a significant breakthrough that will allow them to see the world through a new lens. This is a time of mental and intellectual potential for you, and it’s imperative that you strengthen your mentality to prepare for what comes next. This is also a card of potential. New ideas are inbound, and opportunities to learn from are on the way as well. Take this as a sign to begin a new project or embark on a new journey. You are now on a path with great potential, but be warned: there is a dark side to this influx. Work hard to use your new abilities for the greater good. You have the energy and the willpower to evoke great change. It will be easy to fall into a selfish mindset, so be sure to temper your success with thoughts of how best you can benefit others.