Two friends were walking though the
desert. During some point of the journey, they
had an argument and one friend slapped the other
one in the face. The one who got slapped was
hurt, but without saying anything, wrote in the
sand: "Today my best friend slapped me in the
They kept on walking until they found an oasis
where they decide to take a bath. The one who
had been slapped got stuck in the mire and
started drowning, but the friend saved him.
After he recovered from the near drowning, he
wrote on a stone: "Today my best friend saved my
The friend who had slapped and saved his best
friend asked him, "After i hurt you, you wrote
in the sand, and now you write on a stone, why?"
The friend replied "When someone hurts us we
should write it in sand where winds of
forgiveness can erase it away. But, when someone
does something good for us, we must engrave it
in stone where no wind cane ever erase it".
Learn to write your hurts in the sand and to
carve your benefits in stone.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life!