Everything Happens For The Good

There was once a King who had a wise advisor. The advisor followed the King everywhere, and his favorite advice was, “Everything happens for the good”. One day the King went hunting and had a little accident. He shot an arrow at his own foot and was injured. He asked the advisor what he thought about the accident, to which the advisor replied, “Everything happens for the good”. This time the King was really upset and ordered for his advisor to be put in prison. The King asked his advisor, “Now, what do you think?” The advisor again replied, “Everything happens for the good”. So the advisor remained in prison.

The King later went on a hunting trip, this time without the advisor. The King was then captured by some cannibals. He was taken to the cannibals' camp where he was to be the evening meal for the cannibals. Before putting him into the cooking pot he was thoroughly inspected. The cannibals saw the wound on the King’s foot and decided to throw him back into the jungle. According to the cannibals' tradition, they would not eat anything that was imperfect. As a result the King was spared. The King suddenly realised what his advisor said was true. The advisor also escaped death because had he not been in prison, he would have followed the King on the hunting trip, and would have ended up in the cooking pot.

Success Principles

It is true that everything in life happens for a purpose, and always for our own good. If you think about it, all our past experiences actually happened to bring us to where we are today, and it is always for the good. All the past experiences makes us a better person. So, whatever challenges that we may face today, consider it happening to bring us to the next level.

From India, Calcutta

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Hi,
Accepting whatever happens in life with a smile, a person said " "Failures are the pillars of success". A well meaning passerby, stopped and remarked " you are right my son, but dont have too many pillars in your building"
In lighter vein.
Cyril

From India, Nagpur
Dear Cyril, If you are building a multistory tower. You may have n no. of pillars. But, one thing is sure for increasing the number of pillars, you have to grow either horizontal or vertical. Sameer
From India, Calcutta
All things work for good for those who love the Lord and are called according to his purpose.
From Malaysia, Ipoh

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