The stones are pieces of advice addressed to you in your childhood by your elders. You consider their words of advice such as, Always speak truth; Work hard; Pray to God: Study sincerely; Take the exercise regularly, etc. as pieces of useless stones. But friends, when you grow-up, you get convinced that had you followed those advices sincerely, your life would have turned into gold.
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