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Do Not Hurt Yourself

One night a snake while it was looking for food, entered a carpenter’s workshop.

The carpenter, who was a rather untidy man, had left several of his tools lying on the floor. One of them was a saw.

As the snake went round and round the shop, he climbed over the saw, which gave him a little cut.

At once, thinking that the saw was attacking him, he turned around and bit it so hard that his mouth started to bleed.

This made him very angry. He attacked again and again until the saw was covered with blood and seemed to be dead.

Dying from his own wounds, the snake decided to give one last hard bite then turned away. The next morning the carpenter was surprised to find a dead snake on his doorstep.

Lesson to Learn: Sometimes in trying to hurt others, we only hurt ourselves.

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Categories: Motivate Yourself
  1. rajeev
    July 5, 2010 at 2:36 pm

    Very correct. It never serves the purpose to hurt others on purpose.

  2. dhriti
    July 6, 2010 at 11:28 am

    very true words.

  3. NIMITA
    July 10, 2010 at 10:46 am

    TRUE I AGREE

  4. Sachin
    July 13, 2010 at 10:01 am

    So correct>>>

  5. padmini
    July 17, 2010 at 2:48 pm

    very nice

  6. Rajiv
    July 17, 2010 at 4:08 pm

    @ Rajeev, Dhriti, Nimita, Sachin & Padmini – Thank you for writting, keep visiting the blog 🙂

  7. pinky
    July 18, 2010 at 7:49 am

    It is very true.Sometimes One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.

  8. pinky
    July 18, 2010 at 7:50 am

    pls send me also ur email as it is very interesting always.thanx.

  9. July 18, 2010 at 11:25 am

    @ Pinky – Welcome to this blog of inspiration, thank you for comment. I have added you to my mail list. Keep coming 🙂

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