Aesop was an Ancient Greek fabulist or story teller credited with a number of fables now collectively known as Aesop’s Fables. Between the many legends that surround his name, there is the believe that he was a slave of philosopher Janto in Frigia Island. He left several fables with universal morals, like The fox and the grapes, The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse and The tortoise and the hare.