Inspiring stuff from a Tennis Legend Arthur Ashe
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Here goes some inspiring stuff from a tennis legend  
   Arthur Ashe, the legendary Wimbledon player was dying of AIDS. He 
   infected with AIDS virus from a blood transfusion during a heart 
   surgery in 1983. From world over, he received letters from his 
fans, one 
   of which conveyed  
   Why does GOD have to select you for such a bad 
   To this Arthur Ashe replied 
   The world over -- 
   5 crore children start playing tennis, 
   50 lakh learn to play tennis, 
   5 lakh learn professional tennis, 
   50,000 come to the circuit, 
   5000 reach the Grand Slam, 
   50 reach Wimbledon, 
   4 to semi final, 
   2 to the finals, 
   When I was holding a cup I never asked GOD Why me 
   And today in pain I should not be asking GOD Why me 
   Happiness keeps u Sweet, 
   Trials keep u Strong, 
   Sorrow keeps u Human , 
   Failure Keeps u Humble, 
   Success keeps u Glowing, 
   But only God Keeps u Going. 
   Hey, Thats inspiring, I guess.. 
   Arthur Ashe passed away having raised awareness of AIDS to a level 
   paranoia was no longer the overriding emotion. 
   That is what makes him so unique and important.