Your Great Body
By Steve Goodier
Did anyone ever tell you that you have a great body?
One man tells of visiting a lumberyard to buy posts for a new
hammock. "How long will the posts last once they are sunk in the
ground?" he asked the clerk.
"Longer than you will," the sales clerk responded.
Another customer who was standing nearby grinned and asked, "Did it
ever occur to you that he might be saying that you're not looking
Whether you look or feel all that well, you DO have a great body.
Did you know that...
Your heart will likely beat over 100,000 times?
Your blood will travel about 168,000 miles?
You will breathe about 23,000 times?
You will eat over three pounds of food?
You will drink three pounds of liquids?
You will turn in your sleep 25-30 times?
You may speak about 48,000 words?
You will use some 7,000,000 brain cells?
You see? You have a GREAT body! It is a miraculous machine. It runs
on peanuts and even regenerates itself. With good care, your great
body can serve you for years to come.
But, it will occasionally get sick or run down. Especially if you
neglect it. So it pays to take care of this marvelous machine.
Repairs are expensive and used parts are hard to come by.
Today... what will you do for yourself? Will you pick up that
exercise regimen you may have put off? Will you choose sensible
foods and get enough rest? Will you treat your body as the friend it
Do it today -- for a great future!
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