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he. tory. f. ood cutter. The Story of a Woodcutter... Once upon a time, there was a very strong woodcutter. He asked for a job from a timber merchant, and he got it. The pay was really good and so were the work conditions.

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The Story of a Woodcutter...

Once upon a time, there was a very strong woodcutter. Heasked for a job from a timber merchant, and he got it.

The pay was reallygood and so were the work conditions.

For that reason, the woodcutter wasdetermined to do his best. His boss gave him an axe and showed him the areawhere he was supposed to work.

The first day, the woodcutter brought down 18 trees. The Bosswas very much  impressed and said, "Congratulations, Go on that way!"

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Very motivated by the words of the boss, the woodcutter tried harder thenext day, but he only could bring down 15 trees.

The third day he tried evenharder, but he only could bring down 10 trees. Day after day he was bringingdown less and less trees. "I must be losing my strength", the woodcutterthought to himself.

He went to the boss and apologized, saying that he could not understand whatwas going on.

"When was the last time you sharpened your axe?" the boss asked."Sharpen? I had no time to sharpen my axe.

I have been very busy trying tocut trees.

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The moral of the story:

                Our lives are like that. We sometimes get so busy that wedon't take time to sharpen the axe. "

In today's world, it seems that everyone is busier than ever, but less happy than ever. Why is that? Could it be that we have forgotten how to stay sharp? There's nothing wrong with activity and hard work. But we should not get so busy that we neglect the truly important things in life, like our personal life, taking time to read etc. We all need time to relax, to think and meditate, to learn and grow. If we don't take time to sharpen the axe, we will become dull and lose our effectiveness. So start from today, think about the ways by which you could do your job more effectively and add a lot of value to it.

                Hope this story has given you some insight to life, may yoube happy always!

PREPARE FOR THE UP-SWING THAT WILL FOLLOW THE RECESSION.