Buddhist Prayer of the Day
Let Us Rise Up and Be Thankful
Let us rise up and be thankful,
for if we didn't learn a lot today,
at least we learned a little,
and if we didn't learn a little,
at least we didn't get sick,
and if we got sick,
at least we didn't die;
so let us all be thankful.
- The Buddha
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