An emerging palm leaf that says it is going to reach the sky will have to point out one of its predecessors that accomplished similar fate. (Yoruba: Asese yo mariwo to ni on yio kan oju orun, a so ara iwaju re ti o se bee ri)
The death of an elderly man is like a burning library. Ivorian proverb
Tears will get you sympathy. Sweat will get you results
If you don't have time to do it right, you must have time to do it over.
A lost ounce of gold may be found, a lost moment of time never.
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