Which Wolf Wins?

One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a debate that goes on inside people.

He said, “My son, the battle between two wolves is 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 this for a moment and then asked his grandfather: “Which wolf wins?”

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

Thanks goes out to Wayne Mansfield for sharing this!

Credit for Header: image by Comfreak wolf moon night atmosphere on Pixabay

About the Author Trish

Given my passion for genealogy, is it any wonder that I eventually wanted to publish my work? Learning to use a personal computer was a natural step once I was introduced it in the 1990s. Then the internet offered a second means to "publish" and now, here I am with a personal blog.

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