You Are Very Special

A well known speaker started off
his seminar by holding up a $20
bill. In the room of 200, he asked,
"Who would like this $20 bill?"
Hands started going up.
He said, "I am going to give this
$20 to one of you but first, let me
do this." He proceeded to crumple
the dollar bill up.
He then asked, "Who still wants
Still the hands were up in the air.
"Well," he replied, "What if I do
this?" And he dropped it on the
ground and started to grind it
into the floor with his shoe.
He picked it up, now all crumpled
and dirty. "Now who still wants
it?" Still the hands went into the
"My friends, you have all learned a
very valuable lesson. No matter
what I did to the money, you still
wanted it because it did not
decrease in value. It was still
worth $20.
Many times in our lives, we are
dropped, crumpled, and ground
into the dirt by the decisions we
make and the circumstances that
come our way.
We feel as though we are
worthless. But no matter what
has happened or what will
happen, you will never lose your
value. You are special - Don't ever
forget it!
danieldaramola danieldaramola
22-25, M
Oct 31, 2012