It is not what you are called, but what you answer to. – African Proverb
To get lost is to learn the way.
What you help a child to love can be more important than what you help him to learn. ~African Proverb
The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes didn’t have tears.
We desire to bequest two things to our children — the first one is roots; the other one is wings. ~Sudanese Proverb
One thread for the needle, one love for the heart. – Sudanese Proverb
Love, like rain, does not choose the grass on which it falls. – Zulu Proverb
Wisdom is like a baobab tree; no one individual can embrace it. – Akan Proverb
If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom.
A wise person will always find a way. ~Tanzanian Proverb
If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
A single bracelet does not jingle. – Congo
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
When there is peace in the country, the chief does not carry a shield. ~Ugandan Proverb
When two elephants fight, it is the grass that gets trampled. – Swahili Saying
He who thinks he is leading and has no one following him is only taking a walk. – Malawi 🙂
An army of sheep led by a lion can defeat an army of lions led by a sheep. – Ghanaian Proverb ??
He who is destined for power does not have to fight for it. – Ugandan Proverb
Do not forget what is to be a sailor because of being a captain yourself. – Tanzania
You do not teach the paths of the forest to an old gorilla. ~Congolese Proverb
When the music changes, so does the dance. – Nigerian Proverb
Even without drumbeats, banana leaves dance. ~African Proverb
A woman is never old when it comes to the dance she knows. ~African Proverb
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