Clerical Articles

Everyone gives what’s in his soul

  • September 27, 2016

One day a rich man gave a basket with garbage to a poor. The poor smiled and left with the basket. He emptied it, washed it and filled it with beautiful flowers.

Then he returned to the rich man and gave it to him. That one, surprised, asked him:

“Why are you giving me beautiful flowers?” “Since I gave you only garbage…”

And the poor answered:

“Everyone gives what’s in his heart…”