A parable is a story that teaches lessons about life, and a fable is a story that teaches lessons about the things in life. Parables are so much more than just a story – they are a way to teach lessons about life, a way to teach lessons about ourselves, a way to teach lessons about our relationships, and a way to teach lessons about our world.
Parables and fables are not the same. A parable is usually told to someone in order to teach something, and a fable is usually told to someone who needs validation for needing validation. Fables are usually told to someone who is feeling especially vulnerable at the time in order to validate and validate him or herself.
A parable is usually told to someone in order to teach something. This can be about anything from religion to politics to how to be more social. Fables are usually told to someone who needs validation for how he or she feels that he or she is not quite as good as others.
This is why I think fables and parables are so fascinating. The idea that you could tell a story to be validated with the same confidence as you tell a fable is a really interesting one. It’s one of those things where you can tell a story about a person in the same way you could tell a fable about that person.
I think this is something a lot of people miss when they talk about fables. Stories about people that are supposedly bad sometimes turn out to be good. If you look at the history of religion, most good stories have ended up being fables, but the bad ones have ended up being much more interesting.
You can tell a story about a person in the same way you could tell a fable about that person. To do that you need to be able to make the point you’re trying to make.
The same is true of stories. A lot of people hear a story about something and they think, “I will never be able to do that,” but the story was actually very compelling.
I think part of the reason that most fables end up being bad stories is because people assume the author had an agenda when writing them. You can be right, but the author will feel that same discomfort when he or she sees his or her fans react in a certain way. A fable is a funny story, and so people will love it for that reason, but it won’t always be enjoyable reading. I know I love reading fable-like literature.
I think it’s because fables are usually told “from the perspective of others” and not the story’s own. For example, a fable about a man who decides to do a horrible deed and then goes on to do a good deed is told from the perspective of the man who was supposed to do the deed, but in reality did do a good deed instead. We humans tend to be very good or bad at perceiving ourselves through others’ eyes.
To paraphrase the story “The Monkey That yearned for a tree” (“The Monkey That yearned for a tree,” by James Herriot, 1838) a man is offered a bribe to get rid of a dead bird in a tree. The man says “I’ll do it for one red rose.” The man is offered the bribe but refuses because he doesn’t want to be the cause of the death of this bird.