Registered: May 2008 Location: ALABAMA Posts: 2,988
2011 - A year of world turmoil and survival of a devastating local tornado. When I read this poster I thank God and feel truly blessed and thankful to live in America with all the choices and opportunities we have available to us.
IF YOU HAVE food in your fridge, clothes on your back, a roof over your head and a place to sleep, You are richer than 75% of the world.
IF YOU HAVE money in the bank, your wallet, and some spare change, you are among the top 8% of the world's wealthy.
IF YOU woke up this morning with more health than illness YOU ARE MORE BLESSED than the million people who will not survive this week.
IF YOU HAVE never experienced the danger of battle, the agony of imprisonment or torture, or the horrible pangs of starvation, YOU ARE LUCKIER than 500 million people alive and suffering.
IF YOU CAN READ this message, you are more fortunate than 3 billion people in the world who cannot read it at all.