Thought for the day…

A disabled child was shown a sink full of green tomatoes and one red apple. Which would you rather be, his mother asked, the green tomatoes or the red apple? The water, he replied.

There’s always a third option. You don’t have to choose from the options imposed on you, create a choice for yourself.

Thanks to Nicky Kriel for sharing this quote with me. It came from a winning speech at the Toastmasters International Convention a few years ago.

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One Response to Thought for the day…

  1. Vanessa King says:

    Thank you so much to Bonnie and Today’s Poetry for liking my post. I hope you will come back again!

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