Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
A Story to change ur Perception...

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> General Talk & Fun Stuff
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
vidyasaraswathi

New User


Joined: 10 May 2005
Posts: 72

PostPosted: Tue Jun 14, 2005 10:01 am    Post subject: A Story to change ur Perception...
Reply with quote

Are you rich or poor???

One day a father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the
country with the firm purpose of showing his son how poor people live.

They spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be
considered a very poor family.

On their return from their trip, the father asked his son, "How was the
trip?"

"It was great, Dad."

"Did you see how poor people live?" the father asked.

"Oh yeah," said the son.

"So, tell me, what you learned from the trip?" asked the father.

The son answered: "I saw that we have one dog and they had four. We have a
pool that reaches to the middle of our garden and they have a creek that has
no end.

We have imported lanterns in our garden and they have the stars at night.

Our patio reaches to the front yard and they have the whole horizon.

We have a small piece of land to live on and they have fields that go beyond
our sight.

We have servants who serve us, but they serve others.

We buy our food, but they grow theirs.

We have walls around our property to protect us; they have friends to
protect them."

The boy's father was speechless.

Then his son added, "Thanks, Dad, for showing me how poor we are."

Isn't perspective a wonderful thing? Makes you wonder what would happen if
we all gave thanks for everything we have, instead of worrying about what we
don't have.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> General Talk & Fun Stuff All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Cannot change DATACLAS on DFSMSdss re... Alan Playford JCL & VSAM 10 Tue May 01, 2018 6:43 pm
No new posts Repeat Sequence Number Until change i... rahulabvp DFSORT/ICETOOL 6 Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:51 pm
No new posts How to change the logon screen info o... sakthikumarT TSO/ISPF 4 Fri Dec 29, 2017 6:44 pm
No new posts Change NULL indicator in UNLOAD utility Khadhar Basha DB2 2 Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:01 pm
No new posts Extract record for change in combinat... Trinadh DFSORT/ICETOOL 6 Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:32 pm

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us