Have you ever wondered what makes rainbows so magical or why it feels so good to come out of the house on a cold winters day and to feel the sunshine touch your face? Would we truly appreciate that feeling of the sun on our faces if it weren’t so bitterly cold? If we didn’t experience the cold would we still appreciate the sun? I … Continue reading What is sunshine without a storm?
One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway, it just wasn’t worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his neighbours to come over and help him. They all grabbed … Continue reading The Lesson from the Donkey
One day I hopped in a taxi and we took off for the airport. We were driving in the right lane when suddenly a black car jumped out of a parking space right in front of us. My taxi driver slammed on his breaks, skidded, and missed the other car by just inches! The driver of the other car whipped his head around and started … Continue reading Garbage Truck Rule
People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered; Forgive them anyway.. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some unfaithful friends and some genuine enemies; Succeed anyway. If you are honest and sincere people may deceive you; Be honest and sincere anyway. What you spend years creating others could destroy overnight; … Continue reading Between You And God
Reporter: Sir, what is the secret of your success? Bank President: Two words. Reporter: And, sir,what are they? Bank President: Right decisions. Reporter: And how do you make right decisions? Bank President: One word. Reporter: And, sir, what is that? Bank President: Experience. Reporter: And how do you get Experience? Bank President: Two words. Reporter: And, sir, what are they? Bank President: Wrong decisions. Continue reading A Thought: The Interview