The master asked his disciples: “How do we know when the night is over and the day has arrived?”
Some young monks asked Abbot Antonio how the path of sacrifice led to Heaven. Abbot Antonio thought a minute before he answered.
“There are two paths of sacrifice…
One fine day, Akbar lost his ring. When Birbal arrived in the court, Akbar told him “I have lost my ring. My father gave it to me as a gift. Please help me find it.” Birbal said “Do not worry Your Majesty. I will find your ring right now.”
A group of frogs were traveling through the woods, and two of them fell into a deep pit. All the other frogs gathered around the pit. When they saw how deep the pit was, they told the unfortunate frogs they would never get out. The two frogs ignored the comments and tried to jump up out of the pit.
… Sometimes life tastes like the different ingredients of a cake. At times, there seems to be only all bad pieces…
Chuan and Jing joined a wholesale company together just after graduation. Both worked very hard.
After several years, the boss promoted Jing to sales executive but Chuan remained a sales rep. One day Chuan could not take it anymore. He tendered his resignation and complained that the boss did not value a hard working staff, only promoting those who flattered him.
One day not too long ago the employees of a large company in St. Louis, Missouri returned from their lunch break and were greeted by a sign on the
Walking down the street, a holy man asked those with him a question. “Are we not all children of the same eternal father?”
The group of disciples agreed. The holy man then went on: “If that is so, then why do we betray our brothers by looking down on them, thinking of ourselves as better than them?”…