she was blind.She hated everyone, except her loving boyfriend. He
was always there for her. She told her boyfriend, ‘If
I could only see the world, I will marry you.’
One day, someone donated a pair of eyes to her.
When the bandages came off, she was able to see
everything, including her boyfriend. He asked her,
‘Now that you can see the world, will you marry me?’
The girl looked at her boyfriend and saw that he was
The sight of his closed eyelids shocked her. She
hadn’t expected that.
The thought of looking at them the rest of her life
led her to refuse to marry him. Her boyfriend left
her in tears and days later wrote a note to her
saying: ‘Take good care of your eyes, my dear, for
before they were yours, they were mine.’
This is how the human brain often works when our
Only a very few remember what life was like before,
and who was always by their side in the most painful
Before you say an unkind word – Think of someone
who can’t speak.
Before you complain about the taste of your food –
Think of someone who has nothing to eat.
Today before you complain about life – Think of
someone who went too early to heaven.
Before you complain about your children – Think of
someone who desires children but they’re barren.
Before you argue about your dirty house someone didn’t
clean or sweep – Think of the people who are living
in the streets.
Before whining about the distance you drive – Think
of someone who walks the same distance with their
And when you are tired and complain about your job-
Think of the unemployed, the disabled, and those who
wish they had your job.
And when depressing thoughts seem to get you down –
Put a smile on your face and thank GOD you’re alive
and still around.
The happiest people don’t necessarily have the best
of everything; they just make the best of everything