1. Being omitted from the World Cup squad was a blessing in disguise.
2. We should be grateful for the opportunities and blessings in our lives, and not focus on what we lack.
3. As he heard of a friend's misfortune, he remembered the saying 'there but for the grace of God go I,' acknowledging that he too could have faced similar difficulties if not for the blessings in his life.
4. You stumbled and fell, but you had time to find the blessing in disguise because you learned what you needed to do to be a better employee.