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It was June 15, and in two days I would be turning thirty. I was insecure about entering a new decade of my #life and feared that my best years were now behind me...

We convince ourselves that #life will be better after we get married, have a #baby, then another. Then we are #frustrated that the kids aren’t old enough and we’ll be more content when they are. After that we’re frustrated that we have #teenagers to deal with. We will #certainly be #happy when they are out of that stage....

A #doctor entered the #hospital in #hurry after being called in for an urgent #surgery. He answered the #call asap, changed his #clothes and went #directly to the surgery #block. He found the boy’s #father going and coming in the hall waiting for the doctor. Once seeing him, the dad yelled: “Why did you take all this time to come? Don’t you know that my son’s #life is in danger? Don’t you have the sense of #responsibility ?”

The first day of #school our #professor introduced #himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didn’t already know. I stood up to look around when a #gentle hand touched my shoulder. I turned around to find a #wrinkled, little old #lady beaming up at me with a #smile that lit up her entire being. She said, “Hi #handsome ...

A #philosophy #professor #stood before his #class with some items on the table in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly he picked up a very large and empty #jar and proceeded to fill it with rocks, about 2 inches in #diameter. He then asked the #students if the jar was full. They agreed that it was....

An #American #businessman was standing at the pier of a small coastal #Mexican #village when a small #boat with just one #fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellow fin tuna. The American complimented the Mexican on the quality of his #fish. “How long did it take you to catch them?” the American asked. “Only a little while” the Mexican replied. “Why don’t you stay out longer and catch more fish?” the American then asked. “I have enough to support my family’s…

This is a real #touching #story about a #soldier who was finally coming #home after having #fought in #Vietnam. He called his #parents from #Delhi ....

One old man was #sitting with his 25 years old son in the train. #Train was about to #leave the station. All #passengers were settling down their #seat. As train started young man was filled with lot of joy and curiosity. He was sitting on the #window side filled with enthusiasm....

Stopped By A Brick; About ten years ago, a young and very #successful executive named #Josh was #travelling down a #Chicago #neighbourhood #street. He was going a bit too fast in his sleek, black, 12 #cylinder #Jaguar #XKE, which was only two months old...

A group of #alumni, highly #established in their careers, got together to visit their old university #professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about #stress in work and #life.