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  • Stop wasting your time complaining

    “People visit a wise man complaining about the same problems over and over again. One day, he decided to tell them a joke and they all roared with laughter. After a few minutes, he told them the same joke and only a few of them smiled. Then he told the same joke for a third time, but no one laughed or smiled anymore. The wise man smiled and said: ‘You can’t laugh at the same joke over and over. So why are you always crying about the same problem?’” More

  • The Giraffe Who Couldn’t Reach

    There lived a giraffe. He was the tallest giraffe that anyone had ever seen. He was proud of his height. The monkeys were very annoyed with giraffe’s behavior. One young monkey thought to teach the giraffe a lesson. One day he said to the giraffe, “There’s some lovely juicy fruit growing on that tree, but you wouldn’t be able to reach it ” The giraffe said, “it’s impossible. Just watch me.” Then the giraffe reared up its long neck, and put out the tongue, but the fruit was just out of reach. “I said you couldn’t reach it,” said the […] More

  • Secret of Success

    Once a young man asked the wise man, Socrates,  the secret to success. Socrates patiently listened to the man’s question and told him to meet him near the river the next morning for the answer. The next morning Socrates asked the young man to walk with him towards the river. As they went in the river  the water got up to their neck. But to the young man’s surprise Socrates ducked him into the water.  The young man struggled to get out of the water, but Socrates was strong and kept him there until the boy started turning blue. Socrates pulled the man’s […] More

  • A teacher can’t do anything

    One day a doe brought her son to a wise deer teacher. She said to the teacher, “My dear master, please teach my son tricks to save himself from danger.” The teacher agreed and started teaching the doe from the next day. For the first few days, he took the lessons, but as the days passed it became restless. He was interested in playing rather than learning tricks to save himself from dangers. Soon he also started missing his classes. One day, while playing, he stepped on to a snare and got trapped. When his mother got to know about […] More

  • Intentions are not honest.

    One night a thief came into a house. He brought several slices of meat with himself to trick the house-dog. The thief entered the house and saw the house-dog. Then he threw the pieces of meat at him. On this act, the dog said, “If you think that by throwing this piece of meat you can fool me, you are mistaken.” The thief throws another piece of meat at the dog. The dog doesn’t pick up the piece of meat and replies, “I am a faithful house-dog. You cannot fool me and harm my master.” As the dog completed his […] More

  • Jim’s Puppy

    Jim’s father gifted Jim a puppy on his tenth birthday. Jim named the puppy as Brownie. Soon , Jim and Brownie became fond of each other. One Day, Jim went to the river and caught a big fish. Jim got excited and Brownie started barking loudly, encouraging Jim. Jim leaned down, fighting the mighty fish , he tried to grab it and he hit his head on the side of the canoe. He fell into the water and was unable to swim. Brownie grabbed Jim’s shirt and swam to the shore. Jim woke up feeling dizzy and confused on the […] More

  • The Dog and the Donkey

    Once upon a time , there lived a washer man in the town . He had two pets-a dog and a donkey. The dog used to keep watch on his house the whole day long. The donkey used to carry the washer man’s load to and from the riverside. One night the washer man was sleeping soundly and a thief came into the house. The dog too was fast asleep. So, he did not bark at the thief. But the donkey was awake. He saw the thief and thought to awaken his master. So, he began to bray loudly . […] More