The Gnat and the Bull

Aesop’s Fables March 5, 2018
Greek
Intermediate
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    A Gnat alighted on one of the horns of a Bull, and remained sitting there for a considerable time. When it had rested sufficiently and was about to fly away, it said to the Bull, “Do you mind if I go now?” The Bull merely raised his eyes and remarked, without interest, “It’s all one to me; I didn’t notice when you came, and I shan’t know when you go away.”

    We may often be of more consequence in our own eyes than in the eyes of our neighbours.

     

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