Two mice and two little people are confronted with change in a 'bad' way: their cheese is gone!
Cheese represents happiness and success - the perfect topic for Successful Living Quotes - Quotes for A Happy And Successful Life!
While the mice understand the situation right away and start a search for new cheese, the humans react quite differently. One of them is afraid but then starts a journey to find more and different cheese; the other prefers to victimize himself, taking no action.
These are some important lessons from Who Moved My Chesse? (by Spencer Johnson):
The old cheese actually wasn't that good when compared to the new cheese.
The old cheese didn't mysteriously disappear, but had dwindled from continuous eating.
If You Do Not Change, You Can Become Extinct.
What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?
When you move beyond your fear, you feel free.
Change Happens (They Keep Moving The Cheese)
Anticipate Change (Get Ready For The Cheese To Move)
Monitor Change (Smell The Cheese Often So You Know When It Is Getting Old)
Adapt To Change Quickly (The Quicker You Let Go Of Old Cheese, The Sooner You Can Enjoy New Cheese)
Change (Move With The Cheese)
Enjoy Change! (Savor The Adventure And Enjoy The Taste Of New Cheese!)
Be Ready To Change Quickly And Enjoy It Again & Again (They Keep Moving The Cheese)