The Fox and the Lion

The Fox and the Lion

This entry is part 92 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 92 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Acquaintance softens prejudices. When a Fox who had never yet seen a Lion, fell in with him by chance for the first time in the forest, he...
The Boy Bathing

The Boy Bathing

This entry is part 91 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 91 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Counsel without help is useless. A boy bathing in a river was in danger of being drowned. He called out to a passing traveller for help, but...
The Wolf and the Horse

The Wolf and the Horse

This entry is part 90 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 90 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Men of evil reputation, when they perform a good deed, fail to get credit for it. A Wolf coming out of a field of oats met a...
The Stag At the Pool

The Stag At the Pool

This entry is part 88 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 88 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: What is most truly valuable is often underrated. A Stag overpowered by heat came to a spring to drink. Seeing his own shadow reflected in the...
The Gnat and the Bull

The Gnat and the Bull

This entry is part 87 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 87 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Some men are of more consequence in their own eyes than in the eyes of their neighbours. A Gnat settled on the horn of a Bull, and...
The Wolf, the Fox, and the Ape

The Wolf, the Fox, and the Ape

This entry is part 89 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesThis entry is part 89 of 104 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: The dishonest, if they act honestly, get no credit. A Wolf accused a Fox of theft, but the Fox entirely denied the charge. An Ape undertook to...

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