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73 Bantu Proverbs.



1. A bone does not bring itself, it is people that bring it.. Bantu Proverb. A bone does not bring itself, it is people that bring it.

2. A case is not to be decided from one mouth.. Bantu Proverb. A case is not to be decided from one mouth.

3. A child one does not instruct on return, one instructs him when going.. Bantu Proverb. A child one does not instruct on return, one instructs him when going.

4. A dead man does not know where his grave is.. Bantu Proverb. A dead man does not know where his grave is.

5. A good deed will make a good neighbor.. Bantu Proverb. A good deed will make a good neighbor.

6. A kingdom's strength is in mutual honor.. Bantu Proverb. A kingdom's strength is in mutual honor.

7. A redeemer of people is a walker with people.. Bantu Proverb. A redeemer of people is a walker with people.

8. A stick one bends while it is still green.. Bantu Proverb. A stick one bends while it is still green.

9. A thief does not like to be robbed.. Bantu Proverb. A thief does not like to be robbed.

10. A woman's clothes are the price her husband pays for peace.. Bantu Proverb. A woman's clothes are the price her husband pays for peace.

11. Adjoining houses always burn.. Bantu Proverb. Adjoining houses always burn.

12. Away from home the girl picks forbidden fruit.. Bantu Proverb. Away from home the girl picks forbidden fruit.

13. Chieftanship is not infectious.. Bantu Proverb. Chieftanship is not infectious.

14. Cunning comes to an end, what remains is folly.. Bantu Proverb. Cunning comes to an end, what remains is folly.

15. Cut of the sick part while it is still small.. Bantu Proverb. Cut of the sick part while it is still small.

16. Dance, father, people's eyes don't eat, they just stare.. Bantu Proverb. Dance, father, people's eyes don't eat, they just stare.

17. Days are many, what is one is life.. Bantu Proverb. Days are many, what is one is life.

18. Days cannot be tied in a bundle.. Bantu Proverb. Days cannot be tied in a bundle.

19. Earth is like a prison: we all go in through the same door, but we stay in different cells.. Bantu Proverb. Earth is like a prison: we all go in through the same door, but we stay in different cells.

20. Even if we eat, earth will eventually enter our mouth.. Bantu Proverb. Even if we eat, earth will eventually enter our mouth.

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