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A Little Lesson In Humility Goes a Long Way...

    A Lesson in Humility...

A C-130 was lumbering along when a cocky F-16 flashed by.

The jet jockey decided to show off and told the C-130 pilot:

'Watch this!' and promptly went into a barrel roll followed by a steep climb.

He then finished with a sonic boom as he broke the sound barrier.

The F-16 pilot asked the C-130 pilot what he thought of that.


The C-130 pilot said, 'That was impressive, but watch THIS!'

The C-130 droned along for about 5 minutes and then the C-130 pilot came back on and said: 'What did you think of that?'

Puzzled, the F-16 pilot asked, 'What the heck did you do?'

The C-130 pilot chuckled.

'I stood up, stretched my legs, walked  to the back,
took a leak, then got a cup of coffee and a cinnamon roll!

And the lesson?

When you are young and foolish - speed & flash may seem a good thing!

When you get older 
and smarter - comfort & dull is not such a bad thing!

Us older folks understand this one, it's called:

S.O.S: Slower, Older and Smarter....

Submitted by: Rajesh Sourash

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