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22 Ghanaian Proverbs

A crab does not beget a bird.

A cracked bell can never sound well.

By the time the fool has learned the game, the players have dispersed.

Do not call the forest that shelters you a jungle.

Fire and gunpowder do not sleep together.

Hate has no medicine.

Hunger is felt by a slave and hunger is felt by a king.

If there were no elephant in the jungle, the buffalo would be a great animal.

If things are getting easier, maybe you're headed downhill.

It is the calm and silent water that drowns a man.

It is the fool's sheep that break loose twice.

No one tests the depth of the river with both feet.

One camel does not make fun of another camel's hump.

One falsehood spoils a thousand truths.

Only when you have crossed the river can you say the crocodile has a lump on his snout.

Rain wets a leopard's skin, but it does not wash out the spots.

The ruin of a nation begins in the homes of its people.

Two small antelopes can beat a big one.

When a man is coming toward you, you need not say, "Come here."

When a man is wealthy he may wear an old cloth.

When a man's coat is threadbare, it is easy to pick a hole in it.

When the cock is drunk, he forgets about the hawk.