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Two Choices

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Two Choices

  1. 1. You have two choices www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  2. 2. Jerry is the manager of a restaurant. He is always in a good mood. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  3. 3. When someone would ask him how he was doing, he would always reply, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  4. 4. "If I were any better, I would be twins!" www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  5. 5. Many of the waiters at his restaurant quit their jobs when he changed jobs, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  6. 6. so they could follow him around from restaurant to restaurant www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  7. 7. Why ? www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  8. 8. Because Jerry was a natural motivator. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  9. 9. If an employee was having a bad day, Jerry was always there, telling the employee how to look on the positive side of the situation. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  10. 10. Seeing this style really made me curious, so one day I went up to Jerry and asked him : www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  11. 11. "I don't get it! No one can be a positive person all of the time. How do you do it?" www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  12. 12. Jerry replied, "Each morning I wake up and say to myself, I have two choices today. I can choose to be in a good mood or I can choose to be in a bad mood. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  13. 13. I always choose to be in a good mood. Each time something bad happens, I can choose to be victim or I can choose to learn from it. I always choose to learn from it. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  14. 14. Every time someone comes to me complaining, I can choose to accept their complaining or I can point out the positive side of life. I always choose the positive side of life." www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  15. 15. "But it's not always that easy,“ I protested. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  16. 16. "Yes it is," Jerry said. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  17. 17. "Life is all about choices. When you cut away all the junk every situation is a choice. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  18. 18. You choose how you react to situations. You choose how people will affect your mood. You choose to be in a good mood or bad mood. It's your choice how you live your life." www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  19. 19. Several years later, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  20. 20. I heard that Jerry accidentally did something you are never supposed to do in the restaurant business. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  21. 21. He left the back door of his restaurant open www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  22. 22. And then ??? www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  23. 23. In the morning, he was robbed by three armed men. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  24. 24. They want? www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  25. 25. #123*+!@$%&*~ www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  26. 26. While Jerry trying to open the safe box, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  27. 27. his hand, shaking from nervousness, slipped off the combination. The robbers panicked and shot him. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  28. 28. Luckily, Jerry was found quickly and rushed to the hospital. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  29. 29. After 18 hours of surgery www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  30. 30. and weeks of intensive care, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  31. 31. Jerry was released from the hospital with fragments of the bullets still in his body. … www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  32. 32. I saw Jerry about six months after the accident. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  33. 33. When I asked him how he was, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  34. 34. he replied, "If I were any better, I'd be twins. Want to see my scars?" www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  35. 35. I declined to see his wounds, but did ask him what had gone through his mind as the robbery took place. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  36. 36. "The first thing that went through my mind was that I should have locked the back door," Jerry replied. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  37. 37. "Then, after they shot me, as I lay on the floor, I remembered that I had two choices: I could choose to live or could choose to die. I chose to live." www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  38. 38. "Weren't you scared“ I asked? www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  39. 39. Jerry continued, "The paramedics were great. They kept telling me I was going to be fine. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  40. 40. But when they wheeled me into the Emergency Room and I saw the expression on the faces of the doctors and nurses, I got really scared. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  41. 41. In their eyes, I read 'He's a dead man.' www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  42. 42. I knew I needed to take action." www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  43. 43. "What did you do?" I asked. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  44. 44. "Well, there was a big nurse shouting questions at me," said Jerry. "She asked if I was allergic to anything." www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  45. 45. 'Yes,' I replied. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  46. 46. The doctors and nurses stopped working as they waited for my reply. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  47. 47. I took a deep breath www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  48. 48. and yelled, 'Bullets!' www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  49. 49. Over their laughter, I told them, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  50. 50. 'I am choosing to live. Please operate on me as if I am alive, not dead'. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  51. 51. "Jerry lived thanks to the skill of his doctors, but also because of his amazing attitude. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  52. 52. I learned from him that www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  53. 53. every day you have the choice to either enjoy your life or to hate it. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  54. 54. The only thing that is truly yours -- that no one can control or take from you- www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  55. 55. is your attitude, www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  56. 56. so if you can take care of that, everything else in life becomes much easier. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  57. 57. Now you have two choices to make: www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  58. 58. 1. You can delete this message or 2. You can forward it to someone you care about. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company
  59. 59. I hope you will choose #2. I did. www.Emtedad.net Source: Internet Distribution: Emtedad Engineering Company

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