English_Master November 17, 2015 No Comments
CHILDREN, THE WEALTH OF THE NATION “Train up a child in the way he should and when he is old he will not depart from it” says the Old Testament. Stevenson said, ‘A child should always say what’s true’. Impressions of childhood extend to the whole life. If the impressions are good, the child will be the wealth of the nation. Poverty and economic setbacks do not always come in the way of moral progress. Problem did not deter shepherd Abraham becoming the President of the United States of America. Hardships did not stops shepherdess Joan from becoming the commander of the French army to defeat England. The former was assassinated. The latter was burnt at the stake. But the two children grew to the saviours of their nations. They are the real wealth USA and France are proud of even today. Children build the nation. They are the real asset of the nation. This asset must not be thrown out to pick crumbs. One can see a number of children in the age group 5-10 serving in way-side hotels for pretty sum. They would serve food to the customers. But they have no share in what they serve. What wealth are these children expected to be? They become...
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