The Fox and the Grapes
The Fox and the Grapes is a fable by Aesop. It is about a fox who sees some grapes hanging high on a vine. He tries to reach the grapes, but he can't. Since he can't get them, he tells himself that the grapes are probably sour anyway.
- Godwin, William (1824). Fables ancient and modern, adapted for the use of children by Edward Baldwin.