World Proverbs / Congolese Proverbs

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65 Congolese Proverbs.



1. A bald-headed man will not grow hair by getting excited.. Congolese Proverb. A bald-headed man will not grow hair by getting excited.

2. A cat goes to a monastery, but she still remains a cat.. Congolese Proverb. A cat goes to a monastery, but she still remains a cat.

3. A house with two keys is worth nothing.. Congolese Proverb. A house with two keys is worth nothing.

4. A little subtleness is better than a lot of force.. Congolese Proverb. A little subtleness is better than a lot of force.

5. A pretty basket does not prevent worries.. Congolese Proverb. A pretty basket does not prevent worries.

6. A pretty face and fine clothes do not make character.. Congolese Proverb. A pretty face and fine clothes do not make character.

7. A priest sees people at their best, a lawyer at their worst, but a doctor sees them as they really are.. Congolese Proverb. A priest sees people at their best, a lawyer at their worst, but a doctor sees them as they really are.

8. A single bracelet does not jingle.. Congolese Proverb. A single bracelet does not jingle.

9. An idiot will cross an ox with an elephant.. Congolese Proverb. An idiot will cross an ox with an elephant.

10. Being well dressed does not prevent one from being poor.. Congolese Proverb. Being well dressed does not prevent one from being poor.

11. Children are the reward of life.. Congolese Proverb. Children are the reward of life.

12. Death does not sound a trumpet.. Congolese Proverb. Death does not sound a trumpet.

13. Do not dispose of the monkey's tail before he is dead.. Congolese Proverb. Do not dispose of the monkey's tail before he is dead.

14. Don't buy a boat that is under water.. Congolese Proverb. Don't buy a boat that is under water.

15. Don't buy the salt if you haven't licked it yet.. Congolese Proverb. Don't buy the salt if you haven't licked it yet.

16. Don't cut off the monkey's tail before it is dead.. Congolese Proverb. Don't cut off the monkey's tail before it is dead.

17. Drink beer, think beer.. Congolese Proverb. Drink beer, think beer.

18. Friendship does not need pepper to cry.. Congolese Proverb. Friendship does not need pepper to cry.

19. Great events may stem from words of no importance.. Congolese Proverb. Great events may stem from words of no importance.

20. He who doesn't like chattering women must stay a bachelor.. Congolese Proverb. He who doesn't like chattering women must stay a bachelor.

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