How Poor We Really Are 纠错
One day a wealthy family man took his son on a trip to the so he could have his son see how poor country people were.
They stayed one day and one in the farmhouse of a very humble farm. On the way back home at the end of the trip the father the son, "What did you think of the trip?"
The son replied, "Very nice, Dad."
The father then asked, "Did you noticed how poor they were?"
The son replied, "Yes, I guess so."
The father then added, "And what did you learn?"
To this , the son for a moment and answered , "I learned that we have one dog in the house and they have four. We have a fountain in the garden and they have a stream that has no end.
"We have fancy lanterns in our garden, while they have the stars. Our garden goes to the edge of our yard, but for their back yard they have the entire horizon!"
At the end of the son's reply, the rich was speechless. His son then added: "Thanks, Dad, for showing me how poor we really are."
Isn't it true that all on the lens you use to see life?
If you have love, friends, family, health, good humor and a positive 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 if you are poor of spirit, you have !