When you give a goat to a masquerade, you let-go of the rope too. (Yoruba: Bi a ba fi agbo fun eegun, a jowo okun re)
When an enemy digs a grave for you, God gives you an emergency exit. African Proverb
Lord, make my words soft and tender for tomorrow I may have to eat them.
Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice.
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