jumped out of a parking space right in
front of us. My taxi driver slammed on his
brakes, skidded, and missed the other car
by just inches! The driver of the other car
whipped his head around and started yelling
My taxi driver just smiled and
waved at the guy. And I mean, he was really
friendly. So I asked, 'Why did you
just do that? This guy almost ruined your
car and sent us to the hospital!'
This is when my taxi driver taught
me what I now call, 'The Law of the
He explained that many people are
like garbage trucks. They run around full
of garbage, full of frustration, full of
anger, and full of disappointment. As their
garbage piles up, they need a place to dump
it and sometimes they'll dump it on
you. Don't take it personally. Just
smile, wave, wish them well, and move on.
Don't take their garbage and spread it
to other people at work, at home, or on the
The bottom line is that successful
people do not let garbage trucks take over
their day. Life's too short to wake up
in the morning with regrets,
so ... Love the people who treat
Pray for the ones who
Life is ten percent what you make
it and ninety percent how you take it!
Have a garbage-free day!
Hugs Sue Ohio
Thanks, Sue! I needed that!
I love this and had to post it on my FB page. Hope you don't mind.
Karla, Fernley, NV
Sue thanks for posting this. What a wonderful message.
So true -- and a great message to pass along! Thanks!
This is a great message Sue. Thank you for sharing it with us.
good message for us all to remember
gini in north idaho
Great sentiment. I really needed that.
Thank- you all for reading this and feel free to share with any one .
Hugs Sue D. Ohio
Thanks Sue, passed it on to all in my address book.