[Read more…] about The Bee and The Fly
A Bee chided a Fly for being by the hive. The Fly responded the Bee should be more forgiving as when mad and stings, the Bee dies. Bee should mellow out.
Use your talents wisely.
[Read more…] about The Bald Man and The Fly
A bald man was bit by a fly and hit his head trying to kill the fly. The fly mocked him for his injury but the man said he will endure more to kill the fly.
You will only injure yourself if you take notice of despicable enemies.
[Read more…] about The Fly and The Draught-Mule
A Fly sat atop a Mule and said he should go faster or the Fly would bite him. The Mule did not care as he only answered to his driver.
Ignore complainers who have no influence.
[Read more…] about An Ant and A Fly
An ant and fly disputed their respective merits. The fly boasted about being on royalty; the ant talked about toiling for a living. The ant won.
Work honestly and you won’t be scorned.
[Read more…] about The Flies and The Honey Pot
Flies were attracted to a honey jar. They ate greedily. But, their feet and wings got covered with the honey so they could not get free. They died.
Too much of a good thing can be bad.