Below are some variations I found on the internet:
- When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.
- If you have two pennies, spend one on bread to give you life, and one on a flower to give meaning to your life. –
- If you have two pennies, spend one on bread and the other on a flower. The bread will sustain life. The flower will give you a reason to live.