One who knows and knows he knows is a wise man, Follow Him
One who knows and knows not he knows is asleep, Awaken him
One who knows not and knows he knows not is a child, Teach him
One who knows not and knows not he knows not is a Fool, Avoid him
The purpose of human life is to serve and to show compassion and the will to help others.
The path is made by walking.
The earth is a beehive; we all enter by the same door but live in different cells.
An old woman is always uneasy when dry bones are mentioned in a proverb.
Haraka haraka haina baraka
Swahili for: “hurry, hurry has no blessing”
Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
He who forgives ends the argument.
Don’t set sail on someone else’s star.
A bad name is like a stigma.
A big blanket encourages sleeping in the morning.
A bird will always use another birds’ feathers to feather its own nest.
A blade won’t cut another blade; a cheat won’t cheat another cheat.
A cat may go to a monastery, but she still remains a cat!
A chick that will grow into a cock can be spotted the very day it hatches.
A close friend can become a close enemy.
A cow gave birth to a fire: she wanted to lick it, but it burned; she wanted to leave it, but she could not because it was her own child.
A cow that has no tail should not try to chase away flies.
A cutting word is worse than a bowstring; a cut may heal, but the cut of the tongue does not.
A fool and water will go the way they are diverted.
A fool looks for dung where the cow never browsed.