The Story of the Lazy Bird

The Story of the Lazy Bird

Once there was a rich man who bought two beautiful birds as pets for his garden. The birds were some of the most beautiful birds he had ever seen. He gave the precious birds to his gardener to be trained. Many days passed, then one day the gardener informed the rich man that though one of the birds was flying beautifully, soaring high in the sky, the other bird had not moved from its branch since the day it had arrived. The rich man called in healers and magicians from all over the country to tend to the bird, but no one could make the bird fly. Then the rich man thought to himself, “Maybe I need someone more familiar with the countryside to understand the nature of this problem.” So he called out to his gardener, “Go and get a villager.” In the morning, the rich man was thrilled to see the bird soaring high above the garden. Then the rich man asked the villager, “How did you make the bird fly?” With his head bowed, the villager said to the rich man, ”It was very easy, sir. I simply cut the branch where the bird was sitting.” We are all made to fly and fulfil our incredible potential as human beings. But instead of doing that, we tend

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