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Monday, May 14, 2012



A pencil maker told the pencil five important lessons just before putting it in the box:

1. Everything you do will always leave a mark.

2. You can always correct the mistakes you make.

3. What is important is what is inside of you.

4. In life, you will undergo painful sharpening, which will only make you better.

5. To be the best pencil, you must allow yourself to be held and guided by the hand that holds you.

We all need to be constantly sharpened. This parable may encourage you to know that you are a special person, with unique God-given talents and abilities. Only you can fulfill the purpose which you were born to accomplish. Never allow yourself to get discouraged and think that your life is insignificant and cannot be changed and, like the pencil, always remember that the most important part of who you are, is what's inside of you!
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 5/17/2012 3:49PM

    This is so beautiful!! Thank you for sharing it.
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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STLOUISWOMAN 5/14/2012 11:41PM

    Annie, thanks so much for sharing this! It's so true!

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SAL1512 5/14/2012 8:09PM

    The pencil's five important lessons is really a pearl of wisdom. I will cherish it for years to come. God bless you for sharing it today!
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COLEENCOLE 5/14/2012 5:17PM

    I love this post.

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JUNQUEMALED 5/14/2012 5:00PM

    Love It . . . . Perfect for me to read today . . . everything else has been health and nutrition! Thanks

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BEARGODDESS 5/14/2012 4:54PM

    Oh, I just Love this! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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FUTUREHOPE49 5/14/2012 4:52PM

    Thank you Annie!
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SAMI199 5/14/2012 4:48PM

    This is truly Beautiful,Annie! Thanks for posting it!

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MENHALLS 5/14/2012 4:45PM

    What a lovely post. Thank-you for sharing.

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