People are born gifted with their own unique talents and abilities. However, some abilities or skill do not find their practical application, so they often turn into a hobby.
Do you know what is a hobby and why is it necessary? A hobby is a certain activity that brings moral satisfaction to an enthusiastic person, makes his life richer and more interesting. In addition, the hobby helps to expand a person’s mental horizons, helps to find new friends. Very often, a hobby becomes a significant part of a person’s life and is of great importance to him.
The main purpose of a hobby is to bring joy to a person, help to distract from problems and relax However, some hobbies, such as handicrafts, can also provide tangible benefits. An artisan woman can please herself and her loved ones with exceptional handmade items. In some cases, the hobby becomes a source of income. There are many types of hobbies, one can collect pictures, another can listen to music, keep animals, etc.
American Otto Anders has developed another interesting and at the same time strange hobby for himself. In 1970, he decided to save a little money to start a business. He started collecting coins, each coin worth 1 cent. For 45 years he saved his coins and got a whole pile. He collected them in boxes. He decided to finally open the boxes after 45 years and take them to the bank to exchange them for money. The bank employees were surprised to see so many coins. They have never seen so much coins. After a long discussion, they gave the owner of the coins 5000 dollars for them. Naturally, you think that 5000 dollars in 45 years is not such a big amount, but you should consider that every time he save 1 cent. He always dreamed of a vacation, but never allowed himself such a pleasure in order to save money. Now it is time or him to do whatever he wants.