The Importance of Personal Development – Story of the Woodcutter


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Once upon a time, a very strong woodcutter asked for a job in a timber and lumbering merchant. He got it.

The job pays well and the work conditions was really good.

For that, the woodcutter was determined to give his best.

On his first day of work, the woodcutter brought 20 trees.

“Excellent work,” the boss said. “Keep it up!”

Very motivated by the boss’ words, the woodcutter wanted to cut down more trees the next day and break his first record.

But he could only bring 15 trees.

The third day he tried even harder, but he could only bring 10 trees.

Day after day he was bringing lesser and lesser trees.

“I must be losing my strength”, the woodcutter thought. He went to the boss and apologized.

“When was the last time you sharpened your axe?” the boss asked.

“Sharpen? I had no time to sharpen my axe. I have been very busy trying to cut trees…”

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