List of proverbs
"A myth always rises to fill a need"
The vulture does not descend without reason.
For the sake of tomorrow's food, we wash the marmite today.
Hunger is felt by a slave and hunger is felt by a king.
As long as you have lice in your clothes, your nails will remain bloody.
If you don't want the branch of a tree in your eye, you'd better watch out from a distance.
The cripple never gets killed in a war of which he has been forewarned.
The moon moves slowly, but it crosses the town.
Being well dressed does not prevent one from being poor.
Learning to sing Arabic songs is a tough job.
The child's hand cannot reach the shelf, the elder's hand cannot enter the gourd.
The horse of one's enemy does not seem tall.
In time, twenty years hence becomes tomorrow.
As long as we live, there is work to be done.
A woman keeps looking for ingredients for her stew until she finds them.
A visitor usually brings a sharp cutter.
No elephant finds its trunk too heavy.
When you see an arrow that is not going to miss you, throw your chest out and meet it head on.
Seeing is different from being told.
When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.
What the child says, he has heard at home.
Wisdom does not come overnight.
By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn.
Plans are the dreams of the wise.
He who listens, understands.
Teachers can open the door, but you must enter yourself.
It is better to be healthy than the chief of the village.
The rain does not befriend anybody, it falls on anyone it meets outside.
Start early before the floods come.
When the spoon takes a holiday, the spider makes his web in the stew pot.
Thunder is not yet rain.
A child to visitors, but a sage to the people of the village.
Where many people urinate, it becomes wet.
The wise with a wink, the fool with a kick.
Every tale can be told in a different way.
An anthill is softened by continual thudding of the feet.
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