little engine story

Thursday, August 10, 2006

The Little Engine That Could is one of the greatest tales of motivation and the power of positive thinking ever told. In this well-loved child's classic, a little train carrying oodles of toys to all of the good boys and girls is confronted with a towering, seemingly impassable mountain. As it went on the little engine kept puffing faster and faster, "I think I can, I think I can." Then, as it neared the top that had discouraged the larger engines, it went more slowly, but still kept saying "I-think-I --can" then as it reached the top and want down the other side everybody could hear it say " I thought I could, I thought I could