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Essay About Great Lessons

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Great lessons are learned from small things that happen to us in life. Last week I stood at the bus stop waiting for a vehicle to convey me to work. It was raining and there was no bus. I considered taking a bike but I also realized that wind would make it difficult for me to use an umbrella on top of a bike; so, since I didn't want to get drenched I opted to wait for a bus. Forty minutes later, there was no bus. People formed clusters according to their various bus stops. And as time passed the crowd grew in number. Suddenly I looked by my right and saw a private vehicle parked about twenty metres away loading passengers. Out of desperation I left my bus stop and walked towards it. On getting there I discovered that it wasn't going my route. As I…show more content…
"OK, make una enter but hold your change ooo" he bellowed at the passengers. As I sat comfortably on my seat, I watched the people struggling to board the bus once again. I realized that It took just a few minutes for my luck to change for my own good; that same bus in which there was formerly no seat for me, suddenly became empty so I could choose a seat of my choice! It became a moment of great lesson for me. Lesson #3: Don't dwell in regrets when you make a mistake. Weigh your options and be determined to make progress out of it. Lesson #4: No matter what you see, don't give up. Take that 'foolish' step. Don't always use your brain but your faith; the brain limits but faith transcends every limits. Lesson #5: God can break that rule for your sake. He will make a way where there seems to be no way. Lesson #6: When you dialogue in a gentle manner you achieve results than when you make demands in an unruly manner. Finally, I can't end this story without sharing the greatest lesson of all that I learnt that morning. When you walk your life journey with God, He will make things that are difficult for others, very easy for you. Where others fail, you will surely succeed. Have a great week
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