Where you will sit when you are old shows where you stood in youth. ? Yoruba proverb
Words are sweet, but they never take the place of food. ? Ibo Proverb
You must judge a man by the work of his hands.
When you are at home, your troubles can never defeat you. - Cape Coast, Ghana Proverb
Wherever man goes to dwell his character goes with him.
You always learn a lot more when you lose than when you win. ? African proverb
You should know what?s being cooked in the kitchen otherwise you might eat a forbidden food. ? African Proverb
When you befriend a chief remember that he sits on a rope. ? Ugandan proverb
Whether the knife falls on the melon or the melon on the knife, the melon suffers.
You are beautiful because of your possessions. ? Baguirmi Proverb
You should not hoard your money and die of hunger. ? Ghana
When you follow in the path of your father, you learn to walk like him. ? Ashanti Proverb
Whoever tells the truth is chased out of nine villages.
You are beautiful, but learn to work, for you cannot eat your beauty. ? Congolese Proverb
Youth is beauty, even in cattle. ? Egyptian Proverb
When you know who his friend is, you know who he is.
Whom a serpent has bitten a lizard alarms.
You become wise when you begin to run out of money. ? Ghana
When you live next to the cemetery, you cannot weep for everyone.
Why they like an ugly person takes long for a beautiful person to know. ? African Proverb
You can tell a ripe corn by its look.
When you show the moon to a child, it sees only your finger. ? Zambian proverb
Wine, women and food give gladness to the heart. ? Ancient Egyptian Proverb
You cannot build a house for last year?s summer. ? Ethiopian proverb
When your luck deserts you, even cold food burns. ? Zambian Proverb