The Story of Two Wolves

Summary: “Nurture good, starve evil.” 

Most of you have probably seen or heard this story many times. Considering what is going on in the world these days, I thought it would be a good reminder for those of you who want to do something to make things better. Feed the right wolf and help others do so if you can. 

The Story of Two Wolves 

One evening and old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, “My son, the battle is between two “wolves” inside us all.

One is evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority and ego.

The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, serenity, humility, kindness, benevolence, empathy, generosity, truth, compassion and faith.

The grandson thought about it for a minute and then asked his grandfather, “Which wolf wins?”

The old Cherokee simply replied, “The one you feed.”

…Author Unknown

Joyfully participate in life today…Chris

1 thought on “The Story of Two Wolves

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    Rob Jolles - August 17, 2017

    First time to your site and glad I dropped by. Great story with a great message!

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