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Lessons Learned from Selling Lemon Tea

When I was about 7 years old, I sold iced lemon tea in front of my house to earn enough money to buy my first bike. Of course, at only 50 cents per cup I was not able to buy my bike right away. I never thought that it will take more than a week of selling lemon iced tea before I could buy my bike. In fact, it took me the whole summer and even then my parents still had to pitch in to cover the cost of the bike. I even sold cookies along with the lemon ice tea in an attempt to earn more.

The experience thought me a lot of things that I still continue to follow to this day. I learned that whenever I want something, I have to work for it.Working hard also means that in whatever I do, I have to put my heart to it...

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