Proverb Source Senegalese

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  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
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  • The conduct of life
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  • Permanence and change

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  • Proverb Source: Senegalese

    Wise Sayings


    An intelligent enemy is worth more than a stupid friend.

    Source: Senegalese
    Haste and hurry can only bear children with many regrets along the way.

    Source: Senegalese
    If a centipede loses a leg, it does not prevent him from walking.

    Source: Senegalese
    If the dog is not at home, he barks not.

    Source: Senegalese
    If the eye do not admire, the heart will not desire.

    Source: Senegalese
    It is better to be loved than feared.

    Source: Senegalese
    It is better to walk fast than to grow angry at the forest.

    Source: Senegalese
    Lies that build are better than truths that destroy.

    Source: Senegalese
    Little by little, one catches the monkey in the jungle.

    Source: Senegalese
    People are man's medicine.

    Source: Senegalese
    The chameleon changes color to match the earth, the earth doesn't change color to match the chameleon.

    Source: Senegalese
    The frog likes water, but not boiling water.

    Source: Senegalese
    When a mouse makes fun of a cat, there is a hole.

    Source: Senegalese
    When a musician hath forgotten his note, He makes as though a crumb stuck in his throat.

    Source: Senegalese