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African Proverbs on Education

"She who ignores advice does not resist when being prepared for burial."
- Kikuyu Proverb -
"When an old man dies, a library burns to the ground."
- African Proverb -
"Give advice; if people don’t listen, let adversity teach them"
- Ethiopian Proverb -
"Wealth, if you use it, comes to an end; learning, if you use it, increases."
- Swahili Proverb -
"Those who judge before they know the facts will learn to shed tears"
- African Proverb -
"One who causes other’s misfortune also teaches them wisdom."
- African Proverb -
"To get lost is to learn the way."
-Swahili Proverb-
"Listening is the most difficult skill to learn and the most important to have."
- African Proverb-
"There is no shame in not knowing. The shame lies in not finding out."
- African Proverb-
"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance."
- African Proverb-
"Ears that do not listen accompany the head that is to be chopped off."
- African Proverb-
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