I am as strong in my old age as in my youth …

said Mullah Nasruddin:

At a gathering where Mullah Nasruddin was present, people were discussing the merits of youth and old age. They had all agreed that, a man’s strength decreases as years go by. Mullah Nasruddin dissented.

– I don’t agree with you gentlemen, he said. In my old age I have the same strength as I had in the prime of my youth.

– How do you mean, Mullah Nasruddin? asked somebody. Explain yourself.

– In my courtyard, explained Mullah Nasruddin, there is a massive stone. In my youth I used to try and lift it. I never succeeded. Neither can I lift it now.

from: http://www.afghan-network.net/Funny/1.html

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