Thought I would just share this with you

A young couple moves into a new neighborhood. The next morning while they are eating breakfast, the young woman sees her neighbor hanging the wash outside. "That laundry is not very clean; she doesn't know how to wash correctly. Perhaps she needs better laundry soap." Her husband looks on, remaining silent. Every time her neighbor hangs her wash to dry, the young woman makes the same comments. A month later, the woman is surprised to see a nice clean wash on the line and says to her husband: "Look, she's finally learned how to wash correctly. I wonder who taught her this? " The husband replies, "I got up early this morning and cleaned our windows." And so it is with life... What we see when watching others depends on the clarity of the window through which we look

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  • A good thought. :)

  • Have you sent this to the lovely people who do assessment for DLA, cause by heck their windows need a damned good scrub :)

  • Right on !


  • In the eye of the beholder!

  • I liked this. Dont judge others by what you see!!!

  • That's good - In our house it's the windows and our glasses that need cleaning! We keep thinking our sight is worsening ... just to realize that our glasses have fingerprints (usually from chocolate!)

  • I bet we've all made the mistake of judgeing somebody and ending up with egg on our faces. As long as we learn from it I guess thats the main thing.

    Tony. Nice post kimmy59

  • Yes never judge a book by it's cover always look at the bigger picture !

  • Thank you I have copied and posted on my FB page. So very true people are so judgmental.



  • What you see in others is often what you don't want to see in yourself think on ......!

  • Excellent and useful reminder

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