The Real Meaning of Peace

16 Jul

Peace – explained perfectly!

Morning Story and Dilbert

There once was a king who offered a prize to the artist who would paint the best picture of peace. Many artists tried. The king looked at all the pictures. But there were only two he really liked, and he had to choose  between them.

One picture was of a calm lake. The lake was a perfect mirror for peaceful towering mountains all around it. Overhead was a blue sky with fluffy white clouds. All who saw this picture thought that it was a perfect picture of peace.

The other picture had mountains, too. But these were rugged and bare. Above was an angry sky, from which rain fell and in which lightning played. Down the side of the mountain tumbled a foaming waterfall. This did not look peaceful at all.

But when the king looked closely, he saw behind the waterfall a tiny bush growing in a crack in…

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4 Responses to “The Real Meaning of Peace”

  1. Charlotte @ Commitness to Fitness July 16, 2013 at 12:33 pm #

    That is one smart king!

    • asklotta July 16, 2013 at 12:53 pm #

      He is, He is! I just love this definition of peace!

  2. troy P. July 17, 2013 at 3:20 am #

    And peace to you as well, Lotta =)

    • asklotta July 17, 2013 at 1:25 pm #

      “I leave you Peace, I give you Peace” Right back at you my friend!

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