Proverb Source African proverb

  • Pride
  • Opportunity
  • Beauty
  • Wisdom
  • Luck
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
  • Conscience
  • Attitude
  • Children
  • Truth
  • The conduct of life
  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

  • Unknown
  • Ben Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Sir Leslie Stephen
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • Aesop
  • R Forby
  • Desiderius Erasmus
  • Sir Thomas More
  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

  • Chinese
  • Latin Proverb
  • Egyptian
  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
  • Filipino
  • African proverb
  • English
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Samoan
  • Scottish Proverb
  • English Proverb
  • Indonesian

  • Proverb Source: African proverb [1] [2]

    Wise Sayings


    The day the monkey is destined to die, all the trees get slippery.
    Source: African proverb
    The egg shows the hen where to hatch.
    Source: African proverb
    The end of an ox is beef, and the end of a lie is grief.
    Source: African proverb
    The fool speaks, the wise man listens.
    Source: African proverb
    The fool sucks wisdom, as he porter sups, And cobblers grow fine speakers in their cups.
    Source: African proverb
    The lion does not turn around when a small dog barks.
    Source: African proverb
    To try and to fail is not laziness.
    Source: African proverb
    Two birds disputed about a kernel, when a third swooped down and carried it off.
    Source: African proverb
    African proverb [1] [2]