He who burns down his house knows why ashes cost a fortune. ? African Proverb
He who loves, love you with your dirt. - Uganda Proverb
Hurry, hurry has no blessings. ? Swahili proverb
If you are building a house and a nail breaks, do you stop building or do you change the nail? ? Rwandan proverb
If you offend, ask for a pardon; if offended forgive.
It is better to travel alone than with a bad companion.
Knowledge is better than riches Cameroon Proverb
Love, like rain, does not choose the grass on which it falls. - South Africa Proverb
No one tests the depth of a river with both feet.
One who plants grapes by the road side, and one who marries a pretty woman, share the same problem. ? Ethiopian Proverb
Rich people cook their food in a potsherd. ? Kikuyu Proverb
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far. ? West African proverb
The egg shows the hen where to hatch.
The impotent man does not eat spicy foods. ? Congolese Proverb
The sun does not forget a village just because it is small.
There is no medicine against old age. - Accra Proverb, Ghana Proverb
To love the king is not bad, but a king who loves you is better. ? Wolof proverb
Wealth, if you use it, comes to an end; learning, if you use it, increases. ? Swahili proverb
When elephant steps on a trap, no more trap.
A fool may chance to put something into a wise man's head.
A patient that can swallow food makes the nurse doubtful. ? Malagasy Proverb
A weapon which you don't have in your hand won't kill a snake.
Anyone who sees beauty and does not look at it will soon be poor. ? Yoruba Proverb
Better little than too little. ? Cameroonian proverb
Do a good deed and throw it into the sea. ? Egyptian proverb