… The Obstacles In Our Path !

… This is just a story folks, but so apt for present day situation.

BoulderOnRoad

… In ancient times, a King had a boulder placed on a roadway. Then he hid himself and watched to see if anyone would remove the huge rock. Some of the king’s wealthiest merchants and courtiers came by and simply walked around it. Many loudly blamed the king for not keeping the road clear, but none did
anything about getting the stone out of the way.

Then a peasant came along carrying a load of vegetables. Upon approaching the boulder, the peasant laid down his burden and tried to move the stone to the side of the road. After much pushing and straining, he finally succeeded.

Pushing Boulder

After the peasant picked up his load of vegetables, he noticed a purse lying in the road where the boulder had been. The purse contained many gold coins and a note from the king indicating that the gold was for the person who removed the boulder from the roadway.

The peasant learned what many of us never understand…

“…EVERY OBSTACLE PRESENTS AN OPPORTUNITY TO IMPROVE OUR CONDITION !”

~ by Dr. Sanjeev Kumar on August 6, 2009.

2 Responses to “… The Obstacles In Our Path !”

  1. Nice one…

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