Just to share an interesting story beside Feng Shui. Here is a story that make you ponder upon on how you going to live your life. Take a few minutes to view this story and share if it has make you to start thinking how you going to live your life. This story will be in English and Chinese translation so that all people around the world can benefit from it.

引导语:生命中没有对与错,每个人的价值观、看问题角度不一样,那么结果就不一样。但命运始终掌握在你手中,究竟是庸庸碌碌过一生?还是为自己创造美好明天呢?以下小明跟小强的命运会告诉你答案

Introduction: In life, there is no right or wrong. Everyone has his own view and different perspective of seeing problems, which resulted in the outcome. But in the end, your life is still in control of your own hand. Do you want to choose a busy life? Do you want to be the creator of a better tomorrow for yourself? Under-mentioned is the life story of Xiao Ming and Xiao Qiang for you to ponder upon the life you want.

Life Story 1
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小强每天在村里晃悠,爹妈看着发愁,心想这孩子将来怎么办呀?
Xiao Qiang is lazing around in the village every day. His parents are worried about his future.
Life Story 2
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小明每日都苦读诗书,父母喜在心里,村里人都认定他必有出息!
Xiao Ming is always studying and his parents are very happy. All the villagers think that he will definitely make his mark on day.
Story 3
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那年,小强和小明都是十九岁,小强跟着村里的外出打工,来到了高速公路的工地,保底工资三千块。
The year when Xiao Qiang and Xiao Ming are both in the age of 19, Xian Qiang went out of the village and himself a job in construction with a salary of $3000
Life Story 4
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小明考上了一所重点大学,读的是道路与桥梁专业,学费每年五千多
Xiao Ming has get himself into a prestige university with an annual school fee of $5000 plus
Life Story 5
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那年,小强和小明都是二十三岁,小强的爹妈给他说个巧媳妇,是邻村的,特别贤惠。
In the age of 23, Xiao Qiang’s parent get him a wife who is very virtuous
Life Story 6
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小明自己谈了个女朋友,看似很相爱,每天在一起。
Xiao Ming also get himself a girlfriend and seems very much in love, together every day.
Life Story 7
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那年,小强和小明都是二十四岁,小强在老家结了婚,把媳妇带到了工地上,来给他洗衣做饭,恩爱有加。
In the age of 24, Xiao Qiang got married and bring his wife to the his work site to wash his clothes and cook for him, very loving.
Life Story 8
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小明终于大学毕业,找了施工单位工作,跟女友分居两地,朝思暮想
Xiao Ming finally graduated and get himself a construction job that separate the two of them.
Life Story 9
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小强每天很快乐,下了班就没事,吃了饭和媳妇散散步,晚上便和工友打麻将看电视。
Xiao Qiang is very happy every day, after work, he will dine with his wife and go for a walk in the evening and then watch TV and play mahjong.
Life Story 10
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小明每天很忙碌,白天跑遍工地,晚上还做资料画图纸,好久不见的女友跟他分手了。
Xiao Ming is busy every day, traveled to the site during the day, and at night doing up data and painted drawings, and has no time for his girlfriend. Eventually, his long-lost girlfriend broke up with him.
Life Story 11
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那年,小强和小明都是二十八岁,小强攒下了二十万,已是两个娃娃的爹,心想着回家盖栋漂亮的楼房。
In the age of 28, Xiao Qiang has already saved up to two hundred thousand and is a father of 2 children. He has planned to go back home and build a beautiful house
Life Story 12
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小明过了中级职称,还是单身一人过,心想着再干几年就是高级了。
Xiao Ming is already worked till middle management and is still alone. He is still thinking to climb up to the top management in a few years time.
Life Story 14
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小强在农村老家盖了两层小楼,装修很漂亮,剩的钱买了一群猪仔,让媳妇回家种地养猪。
Xiao Qiang has built himself a beautiful 2 storey house and also bought some pigs for his wife to rear.
Life Story 15
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小明在城里贷款买了一套新房,按揭三千多,父母给介绍了新女朋友,在城里上班很少见面。
Xiao Ming also bought a house in the city area with monthly installment of $3000 plus. His parents recommend him a girl friend but also rarely meet up
Life Story 16
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那年,小强和小明都是三十一岁,小强媳妇从来家打电话来说:
小强,现在家里有房有存款,咱喂喂猪,种种地,很幸福了,家里不能没有男人,你快回来吧!
At the age of 31, Xiao Qiang’s wife called him and told him that they already have some saving and also a house and ask him to come back home to enjoy family life.
Life Story 17
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小明媳妇从城里打电话来说:小明,小孩的借读费十五万呢,家里没有存款了,你看能不能找公司借点。
Xiao Ming’s wife also called him but told him that the children’s study loan is $150 thousand and there is no more saving at home, asked if he can loan some money from his company.
Life Story 18
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小强听了媳妇的话,离开了工地,回老家跟老婆一起养猪,照顾父母小孩
After listening to his wife. Xiao Qiang left the work site and go home to rear pig together with his wife and also take care of this parents and children.
Life Story 19
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小明听了妻子的话,更努力工作,去了偏远又艰苦的工地,很难回家一次。
After listening to his wife, Xiao Ming continue to work even harder to bring money back and this cause him to have no time for home
Life Story 20
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那年,小强和小明都是三十五岁,猪肉价格疯涨,小强的一大圈猪成了宝贝,一年赚了十几万。
At the age of 35, the price of pork has raised and Xiao Qiang’s pigs has turned into treasure, earning him an annual income of few hundred thousand.
Life Story 21
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通货膨胀严重,小明的公司很难接到项目,很多人都待岗了
In contrast, inflation rate is high and Xiao Ming company has not much business
Life Story 22
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那年,小强和小明都是五十岁了,小强已是三个孙子的爷爷,天天晒着太阳抽着旱烟在村里转悠。
At the age of 50, Xiao Qiang is already the grandfather of 3 grandchildren, basking in the sun every day and wandering around leisurely
Life Story 23
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小明已是高级路桥工程师,天天顶着太阳皱着眉头在工地检查。
Xiao Ming is already a senior transport engineer and everyday working hard at the work site in the sun
Life Story 24
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那年,小强和小明都是六十岁了,小强过六十大寿。
老伴说:一家团圆多好呀,家里的事就让娃们操心吧,外面有啥好玩的地方咱出去转转。
At the age of 60, Xiao Qiang is celebrating his 60th birthday
His wife say: “It is so good to have the whole family here, let’s enjoy and let the kids mend the house”.
Life Story 25
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小明退休摆酒席,领导说:回家歇着没意思,返聘回单位做技术顾问吧,工地上有什么问题您给指导指导。
During Xiao Ming retirement dinner, his leader said: “There is no meaning in resting at home, why not continue working as a consultant and we will engage you?
Life Story 26
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小强病了一场,小强拉着老伴的手说:我活了快七十岁了,有儿有孙的,知足了。
Xiao Qiang has fallen sick and he held his life long partner hand and said: “I have lived till age of 70, already have children and grand children, I am already contented”
Life Story 25
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小明病了一场,小明抚着妻子的手说:我在外工作几十年,让你受苦了,对不起。
Xiao Ming also fallen sick and he held his wife hand and said: “I have been busy for the past years and make you suffer, sorry”
Life Story 27
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由于长期体力劳动,吃的是自家种的菜、养的猪,小强身体一直很硬朗,慢慢就恢复了。
Due to regular exercise and healthy diet, Xiao Qiang always have a tough body, so he eventually recovered from his sickness.
Life Story 28
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由于长期熬夜加班、小明喝酒应酬、工地食堂饭菜很差,身上落下很多毛病,很快就去世了。
Due to long period of working overtime, drinking for entertainment, Xiao Ming has contracted many illness and has eventually passed away
Life Story 27
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八十岁的小强蹲在村头抽着旱烟袋,看着远远的山;远远的山上有一片公墓,小明已在那里静静睡去;
小强在鞋底瞌瞌烟灰,拄着拐杖起身,望了望那片公墓,自言自语地说:唉,都是一辈子呀……
Eighty year old Xiao Qiang smoke a tobacco and looking at the faraway hill and at this hill, it laid the graveyard of Xiao Ming.
He looked at the graveyard and talked to himself saying: “Well, this is my whole life ah..”
Life Story 29
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谨以此向工作在大城市,付出了青春、爱情、亲情甚至生命的人。
人的一生很短暂,希望大家给自己多一些时间,给家人多一些关爱……
I would like to bring up to those who are working in big city, giving up their youth, love and kinship, life is short and hope that everyone can give yourself more time and your loved ones more concern…

编后语:生活是一种个人体验,同样的生活条件,不同价值观、生活观的人感受是不一样的,这样的比较也许是有点牵强,并不是所有的人都是小强和小明这两类能概括的,生活依旧继续,你们看懂了吗?
Summary: Life is a kind of personal experience, we have the same living condition, but different values and outlook on life. Such comparison between Xiao Qiang and Xia Ming may be a bit far fetched, but life still continue, do you understand?