A group of frogs were traveling through the woods, and two of them fell
into a deep pit. All the other frogs gathered around the pit. When they
saw how deep the pit was, they told the unfortunate frogs they would never
The two frogs ignored the comments and tried to jump up out of the pit.
The other frogs kept telling them to stop, they were as good as dead.
Finally, one of the frogs took heed to what the frogs were saying and
simply gave up. He fell down and died.
The other frog continued to jump as hard as he could. Once again, the
crowd of frogs yelled at him to stop the pain and suffering and just die.
He started to jump even harder and finally made it out. But when he got
out, the other frogs asked him, "Why did you continue jumping? Didn't you
hear us telling you to quit." The frog explained to them that he was
He thought they were Encouraging him the entire time!