10 Great African Proverbs


Proverbs are defined as simple sayings popularly known and repeated that express a truth based on common sense or practical experience of humanity. They vary based on language, country, and culture. However, the wisdom they convey is universal.

Proverbs have long been recorded visually. This little selection of African proverbs is illustrated with photos

My personal favourite is no. 1… which one is yours?

proverb lion

Tuli Safari Lodge proverbs

african proverbs

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african proverb travel

proverbs ancestry

Tuli Safari Lodge proverb fire

proverb about people

proverb africa

proverb silence