Re: Perspectives - nice story :)
- Hi Anita,
I like this story very much, it shows where real fulness has its
foundation... in our mind and feelings.
If you have a feeling of fulness inside yourself you can never be
--- In Sri_Chinmoy_Inspiration@yahoogroups.com, anitabusic
> A nice story for your daily inspiration.
> :)) Anita
> One day a father and his rich family took his young son on a trip
> the country with the firm purpose to show him how poor people canfamily.
> be. They spent a day and a night in the farm of a very poor
> When they got back from their trip the father asked his son, "Howthey
> was the trip?"
> "Very good, Dad!"
> "Did you see how poor people can be?" the father asked.
> "And what did you learn?"
> The son answered, "I saw that we have a dog at home, and they have
> four. We have a pool that reaches to the middle of the garden,
> have a creek that has no end. We have imported lamps in thegarden,
> they have the stars. Our patio reaches to the front yard, theyhave
> a whole horizon."If
> When the little boy was finishing, his father was speechless.
> His son added, "Thanks, Dad, for showing me how poor we are!"
> Isn't it true that it all depends on the way you look at things?
> you have love, friends, family, health, good humor and a positiveif
> attitude toward life, you've got everything!
> You can't buy any of these things. You can have all the material
> possessions you can imagine, provisions for the future, etc., but
> you are poor of spirit, you have nothing!
> Author Unknown