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Eckhart Tolle
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Engrave this Quote A beggar had been sitting by the side of the road for over thirty years. One day a stranger walked by.
Spare some change? mumbled the beggar, mechanically holding out his baseball cap.
I have nothing to give you, said the stranger. Then he added, What's that you are sitting on?
Nothing, replied the beggar, Just an old box. I have been sitting on it for as long as I can remember.
Ever look inside? asked the stranger.
What's the point? There's nothing in there.
Have a look inside, insisted the stranger.
The beggar managed to pry open the lid. With astonishment, disbelief, and elation, he saw the box was filled with gold.
-Eckhart Tolle, The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment, Novato CA, 1999; p. 9 Tell a Friend


 


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