Marshmallows: A Metaphor For Jannah?

// May 25th, 2009 // Blog

A TED video explaining how self-discipline can lead to success. Warning: the following film contains hilarious clips of kids trying their hardest not to eat free marshmallows. Wear some waterproof pants, if possible!

5 Responses to “Marshmallows: A Metaphor For Jannah?”

  1. LOL @ “we have to watch this little girl when she grows up…she must not go into banking, for example!” That was too funny! I was wondering, you know where he said 100% of the kids who had self-discipline achieved success? Is it possible for one to lose self-discipline at some point? And if so, why does it happen? If not, then I’m the sole anomaly :(

    Great video, thank you for sharing!

  2. HalalBuzz says:

    cuuuuuuuuuuuuute

  3. HalalBuzz says:

    those kids are cute.

    and btw, adults are not doing any better than those kids.

  4. Umm Salihaa says:

    LOL

    I was actually waiting for that marshmallow to fly up that kids nostril man….she was sniffing tooooooooooo hard….

  5. iMuslim says:

    @Digital Nomad: I’m confused. Did you do the marshmallow test when you were younger? How are you the anomaly? Besides, it depends on one’s definition of success.

    @HalalBuzz: Agreed.

    @Umm Salihaa: The sniffing clips nearly killed me. Too funny!

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