Of Rubber & Glass Balls: 1 Min Reading

This ’30 Second Speech’ was (supposedly) made by the former CEO of Coca Cola, Bryan Dyson. I am sure some of you must have read this before. But, I thought it important to post it on this blog for those who haven’t.

I think this is one thing that ALL of us should think of every single day before going to bed:

“Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air. You name them:




Friends &


You will soon realize that WORK is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back.

But the other four Balls – Family, Health, Friends and Spirit – are made of glass.

If you drop one of these; they will be irrevocably scuffed, marked, nicked, damaged or even shattered.

They will never be the same. You must understand that and strive for it.”

Have a remarkable life.

Follow your passion.

Dream big dreams.


Picture courtesy: http://mygoldentreasure.blogspot.com

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