I asked for strength and Allah gave me difficulties to make me strong.
I asked for wisdom and Allah gave me problems to solve.
I asked for prosperity and Allah gave me brawn and brains to work.
I asked for courage and Allah gave me dangers to overcome.
I asked for patience and Allah placed me in situations where I was forced to wait.
I asked for love and Allah gave me troubled people to help.
I asked for favors and Allah gave me opportunities.
I asked for everything so I could enjoy life.
Instead, He gave me life so I could enjoy everything.
I received nothing I wanted, I received everything I needed.