Parables and Aphorisms… inSight

Parables and aphorisms can give insight to the internal essential grid work that the whole culture is governed by. They are considered to be important parts of understanding another culture due to their ability to creatively weave the beliefs, fears and unwritten rules of a culture into stories and sayings. We can tell a lot about what is believed and respected as their ‘fundamental laws’ from another culture and our own, by studying the meanings behind the literary works including but not limited to stories, poems, and songs.

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