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Whatever happens with us, happens according to God’s will and happens for our good. This is a proven truth which can be realized when we look back in the past. If there come obstacles in our way, these come to make us strong. Taking every happening optimistically also makes life easier to live and more […]

Perhaps, you will remember the tale of the Wooden Bowl tomorrow, a week from now, a month from now, A year from now. A frail old man went to live with his son, daughter-in-law, and four-year-old grandson. The old man’s hands trembled, his eyesight was blurred, and his step faltered. The family ate together at […]

If there are Love, Wealth and Success, which one would you choose? Following short story might help. A woman came out of her house and saw three old men with long white beards sitting in her front yard. She did not recognize them. She said “I don’t think I know you, but you must be […]

There is Always A Choice

by roshi on March 20, 2009

in Inspirational

We Have Two Choices always. A friend told me this inspirational story about an optimistic person. Jerry was the kind of guy you love to hate. He was always in a good mood and always had something positive to say. When someone would ask him how he was doing, he would reply, “If I were […]

Power in Struggle

by roshi on March 18, 2009

in Inspirational

A man found a cocoon of an emperor moth. He took it home so that he could watch the moth come out of the cocoon. On the day a small opening appeared, he sat and watched the moth for several hours as the moth struggled to force the body through that little hole.

A group of graduates, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and life. Offering his guests coffee, the professor went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an collection of cups – porcelain, plastic, glass, […]

A mechanic was removing the cylinder heads from the motor of a car when he spotted the famous heart surgeon in his shop, who was standing off to the side, waiting for the service manager to come to take a look at his car. The mechanic shouted across the garage, “Hello Doctor!!! Please come over […]

It Is A Crow

by roshi on July 30, 2008

in Inspirational, Motivational

An Inspirational Story An 80 year old man was sitting on the sofa in his house along with his 45 years old highly educated son. Suddenly a crow perched on their window. The Father asked his Son, “What is this?” The Son replied “It is a crow”. After a few minutes, the Father asked his […]