Proverb Source African

  • 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
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  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
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  • Proverb Source: African

    Wise Sayings


    At the bottom of patience one finds heaven.
    Category: Patience Source: African
    Being happy is better than being king.
    Category: Comparable worth Source: African
    By crawling, a child learns to stand.
    Category: Experience Source: African
    By going and coming, a bird weaves its nest.
    Category: Persistence Source: African
    Choose your neighbors before you buy your house.
    Category: Planning Source: African
    Don't plant a seed in the sea.
    Category: Appropriateness Source: African
    Even in Mecca, people make money.
    Category: Balance and moderation Source: African
    Fishing without a net is merely bathing.
    Category: Authenticity Source: African
    Haste has no blessing.
    Category: Patience Source: African
    It is a fool's sheep that breaks loose twice.
    Category: Foolishness Source: African
    Medicine left in the container can't help.
    Category: Health Source: African
    One head cannot hold all wisdom.
    Category: Wisdom Source: African
    Plenty sits still, hunger is a wanderer.
    Source: African
    The teeth that laugh are also those that bite.
    Category: Appearance and reality Source: African
    When the music changes, so does the dance.
    Category: Appropriateness Source: African
    When you see clouds gathering, prepare to catch rainwater.
    Source: African
    You can't stop a pig from wallowing in the mud.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: African
    Your own rags are better than another's gown.
    Category: Self-reliance Source: African