In a perfect world the answer is always yes Such an unassuming sidewalk. It held (and still holds) my Olympic dream. In everything give thanks? Yes. Even tragedy? In a perfect world, yes. Why? Because we can take solace in knowing that God wastes nothing. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.