An old Lakota spoke to his son.
"A fight takes place inside me between two wolves.
One of them is evil. He is full of anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, self-pity, bitterness, feelings of guilt and inferiority,
lies and false pride!
The other wolf is rather friendly.
He is full of joy, hope, love, peace, justice, kindness, goodwill, empathy, generosity, truth, passion and faith.
He continued: "The same fight takes place in you - as in every other
The son asked his father: "And which wolf will win?
To which the old Lakota replied:
"The one you feed."