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The window story

Two men, both seriously sick, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed...

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Generosity and diversity

I thinked of a story to illustrate how something that seems good can turn evil very easily. Imagine you are a rich guy living in a rich country. You decide, you are to spend some...

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Clinging to Past Afraid of Future

Two traveling monks reached a river where they met a young woman. Wary of the current, she asked if they could carry her across. One of the monks hesitated, but the other quickly picked her...

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Taoist Story

There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came to visit. “Such bad luck,”...