Judging by the way Jesus interpreted His own parables, every detail is included for a reason and points to spiritual truths vital for us to understand. We would do well to pay attention to the message each one brings us. As Jesus Himself said, “He who has ears to hear, let him hear,” Mk.4:9.
The common wisdom states that we shouldn't bury our talents, giftings or abilities in the ground. But then the talents Jesus is referring to were an extremely valuable unit of money, literally the Master's possessions. Once you understand the meaning of the talents, this parable will explode to life with meaning and relevance
Tares look like wheat on the outside, but on the inside are poisonous and no good for anything. Satan is actively trying to infiltrate the church with his tares. When Jesus returns He's going to separate the two; on that day will you be classed as wheat, or will He class you as a tare?