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An old Cherokee Chief is teaching his grandson about life



"A fight is going on inside me," he said to the boy.


"Its a terrible fight between two wolves. One is evil - he is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego."



He continued, "The other is good - he is joy, peace, love, hope, serenity, truth, compassion, and faith. The same fight is going on inside of you; inside every other person too."



The grandson thought for a moment then he asked his grandfather, "Which wolf will win?"


The old Cherokee simply replied, "The one you feed."