The Theme of the Fable “The Lion and the Mouse”

Think how the story “The Lion and the Mouse” reveals its theme. Think of an example from a TV show, book, or movie in which a character learns the same lesson communicated through this fable.

Read the fable below and discuss the theme: “everyone can make a difference”:

The Lion was caught by some hunters, who tied him with strong ropes to the ground. The Mouse, recognizing his roar, came and gnawed the rope with his teeth and set him free, exclaiming: “You made fun of the idea of my ever being able to help you. Now you know that it is possible for even a small Mouse to help a big Lion.”